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Re: [For Review] 2.1 Updates to How to Meet WCAG 2 (Quickref)

From: Robert Jolly <robert@knowbility.org>
Date: Sat, 2 Jun 2018 21:52:48 -0400
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To: David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>, Eric Eggert <ee@w3.org>
Cc: Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org>, WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, EOWG <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
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On June 2, 2018 at 7:18:02 PM, David MacDonald (david100@sympatico.ca)
wrote:

> Your right that link to the quickref doesn't have any other standards....
>
> That's weird
>
> I was in a window that looked just like the Quickref... and it had JIS,
> EU, 508, WCAG 2, WCAG 1, WCAG 2.1 etc....
>
> Do you know what it is I ended up on?
>
> Cheers,
> David MacDonald
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> On Sat, Jun 2, 2018 at 1:42 PM, Eric Eggert <ee@w3.org> wrote:
>
>> Hi David,
>>
>> On 2 Jun 2018, at 18:01, David MacDonald wrote:
>>
>> > One thing that I find a bit of a head scratcher... in the filters
>> section
>> > it has 12 different standards. I think that gives the impression they
>> are
>> > all comparable and equal.
>>
>> Where do you see 12 different standards? I don’t understand where you get
>> this from. It is WCAG 2.1 and WCAG 2.0. There are no other standards in
>> there.
>>
>> We list the Techniques for different technologies as they are listed in
>> the Understanding/Techniques documentation created by this Working Group.
>> Is that what you mean?
>>
>> Can you elaborate?
>>
>> Eric
>>
>> > I think we should stick to our primary mission. We are the W3C and I
>> think
>> > we should present W3C standards.
>> >
>> > Cheers,
>> > David MacDonald
>> >
>> >
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>> > On Fri, Jun 1, 2018 at 2:39 PM, David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>
>> > wrote:
>> >
>> >> Cursory look, seems great...
>> >>
>> >> Cheers,
>> >> David MacDonald
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
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>> >> On Fri, Jun 1, 2018 at 1:08 PM, Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org> wrote:
>> >>
>> >>> Hi EOWG and WCAG,
>> >>>
>> >>> We've updated the How to Meet WCAG 2 (Quickref) tool to include 2.1.
>> The
>> >>> goal is to have one tool that meets multiple user needs -- including
>> people
>> >>> who only want 2.0, people who want only what's new in 2.1, etc.
>> >>>
>> >>> Prototype is here:
>> >>>         https://wai-wcag-quickref.netlify.com
>> >>>
>> >>> Changes:
>> >>> * In the Filter tab, added "WCAG Version" dropdown with options: “WCAG
>> >>> 2.1”, “WCAG 2.0”, “Only Success Criteria added in 2.1”
>> >>> * In the "Selected Filters:" (yellow box), added indication of which
>> >>> version is selected: “WCAG 2.1”, “WCAG 2.0”, "Only what’s added in
>> WCAG 2.1"
>> >>> * In the "About" section, added link to WCAG 2.1 TR, and unlinked
>> >>> Techniques and Understanding.
>> >>> * Changed some links from 2.0 to 2.1.
>> >>> * Included with 2.1 SCs "(Added in 2.1)" after the Level
>> >>>
>> >>> (Note that the prototype doesn't include the 2.1 Techniques yet, and
>> will
>> >>> when released.)
>> >>>
>> >>> We plan on making this live with the 2.1 publication.
>> >>>
>> >>> We could tweak it later, although it's better to get any changes in
>> now
>> >>> before people use it.
>> >>> If you have any significant concerns or changes, please open GitHub
>> issue
>> >>> asap, preferably by Monday morning.
>> >>>         <https://github.com/w3c/wai-wcag-quickref/issues/new>
>> >>>
>> >>> Thanks,
>> >>> ~Shawn & Eric
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>>
>> Eric Eggert
>> Web Accessibility Specialist
>> Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) at World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
>>
>>
>
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