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Re: Separate WCAG doc for non-SC guidelines

From: Joshue O Connor <josh@interaccess.ie>
Date: Fri, 07 Apr 2017 12:58:38 +0100
Message-ID: <58E77EEE.3080000@interaccess.ie>
To: Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>
CC: GLWAI Guidelines WG org <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, Wayne Dick <wayneedick@gmail.com>

Alastair Campbell wrote:
> I have to agree with Mike, and what John F & Judy have said: that 
> another doc next to WCAG 2.1 would help alleviate the near-impossible 
> issues with reconciling the user-requirements and criteria-requirements.
This is something that the chairs have been considering also. I think 
best practice guidance is sorely needed - and something that many around 
the world have historically looked to W3C for.

> It should allow criteria to be more "squishy", saying things like 
> "where appropriate", "based on usability testing".

I like this idea also - however our current conformance model for 2.1 
will not be changing. I do think its in need of a reboot for future 



Joshue O Connor
Director | InterAccess.ie
Received on Friday, 7 April 2017 11:59:15 UTC

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