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RE: CFC: Issue 72: Proposed change in definition to "set of web pages"

From: josh <josh@interaccess.ie>
Date: Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:52:07 +0000
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To: "White, Jason J" <jjwhite@ets.org>, Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>, WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Yes Jason.  We feel the example is implicitly covered by the current definition and this a method of making it more explicit. 
HTH 
Josh 

InterAccess - Accessible UX
-------- Original message --------From: "White, Jason J" <jjwhite@ets.org> Date: 30/11/2016  13:38  (GMT+00:00) To: Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>, WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org> Subject: RE: CFC: Issue 72: Proposed change in definition to "set of web    pages" 


 
 


From: Alastair Campbell [mailto:acampbell@nomensa.com]


Sent: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 8:28 AM




See Andrew’s previous email about ‘normative’, but I would say it is a normative difference between 2.0 and 2.1, it isn’t changing 2.0.
[Jason] Are you saying that the Web-based publication mentioned in the proposed example wouldn’t be a set of Web pages under WCAG 2.0? I do have problems
 with using an example to change the scope of a definition; the only way to do that is to change the text of the definition itself.
 
When I read the proposal, however, it seemed that the example was merely illustrating what is already covered by the definition and so it would not constitute
 a change to the meaning of “set of Web pages” at all. I also note that a publication contained in an archive would not be covered; as stated in my earlier post, that’s still a problem, and if anyone thinks that this archive issue is resolved by the current
 proposal then there is a need for further work and clarification before endorsing the change recommended in this CFC.
 





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