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Re: Backoffice: must conform to WCAG?

From: Jason White <jasonw@ariel.ucs.unimelb.edu.au>
Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 20:18:48 +1100
Message-ID: <16474.47864.189890.179646@jdc.local>
To: "Roberto Scano - IWA/HWG" <rscano@iwa-italy.org>
Cc: <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

Roberto Scano - IWA/HWG writes:
 > Taking out the "policy question", and making a "technical question",
 > must be consider backoffice contents as "web content" or not? Personally
 > I don't notice "technical difference" between public web sites page
 > structure and backoffice page structure: guidelines require that forms
 > must be accessible but don't specify the difference between backoffice
 > and public pages...

If there is no technical difference I would say that the guidelines
shouldn't draw any distinction. If it is used by a human being then it
qualifies as Web content and the guidelines can be applied to it just
as they apply to other types of content.
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