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Re: Proposal: substitute "provisions" for "success criteria" throughout document

From: Roberto Scano - IWA/HWG <rscano@iwa-italy.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Nov 2002 08:58:17 +0100
Message-ID: <001101c291fc$ed15f320$5ffefea9@NBRSIWA>
To: "WCAG List" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jason White" <jasonw@ariel.ucs.unimelb.edu.au>
To: "Web Content Guidelines" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Sent: Friday, November 22, 2002 12:51 AM
Subject: Proposal: substitute "provisions" for "success criteria" throughout

> In his comments on WCAG 2.0, Ian suggested using the term "provisions"
> rather than "success criteria" throughout the document, for
> consistency with the terminology used in the User Agent Accessibility
> Guidelines 1.0.
> This would in no way be a substantive change to WCAG, only a
> terminological alteration. So far, the working group hasn't decided
> whether to adopt this suggestion.

I think that for a non-english user the term "provision" is less "clear"
than "success criteria"...
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