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Re: Is Java Web Start covered by WCAG?

From: James Nurthen <james.nurthen@oracle.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:22:50 -0700
Cc: Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com>, "w3c-waI-gl@w3. org" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, public-low-vision-a11y-tf <public-low-vision-a11y-tf@w3.org>
Message-Id: <47BA4CC4-5C4E-4CBA-BCDC-C147F826A717@oracle.com>
To: Gregg C Vanderheiden <greggvan@umd.edu>
Can someone point to that definition because I can't find it. 

> On Apr 26, 2017, at 12:32, Gregg C Vanderheiden <greggvan@umd.edu> wrote:
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> the definition of Web Content is in the definition section of WCAG. 
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> if something meets that definition  - it would be Web Content as per WCAG.
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> Gregg C Vanderheiden
> greggvan@umd.edu
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>>> On Apr 26, 2017, at 8:56 PM, Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com> wrote:
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>>> If when it is run it uses HTTP to get its content then it is web content. What is download it is simply a special user agent.
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>> A lot of things can be sent via HTTP.  Remote Desktop can be run over HTTP -- through a special user agent.  This definition might include a lot of things we haven't considered.  PhoneGap wraps web content that uses HTTP.  So does that make PhoneGap a user agent?
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>> Jonathan
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>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Gregg Vanderheiden RTF [mailto:gregg@raisingthefloor.org] 
>> Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 2:48 PM
>> To: Laura Carlson
>> Cc: w3c-waI-gl@w3. org; public-low-vision-a11y-tf; James Nurthen
>> Subject: Re: Is Java Web Start covered by WCAG?
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>> Can't quite tell from your description. If it is downloaded and installed and then run it is not the web application.
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>> If when it is run it uses HTTP to get its content then it is web content. What is download it is simply a special user agent.
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>>> From your description it isn't quite clear which of the two cases it is
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>> Gregg
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>>> On Apr 26, 2017, at 8:45 PM, Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Hello Everyone,
>>> 
>>> James asked on Oracle's Adapting Text comment [1] if Java Web Start 
>>> [2] [3] is covered by WCAG.  He said, "The application is started from 
>>> a URL and the application is downloaded, installed updated and run 
>>> directly when clicking on a URL in a web page."
>>> 
>>> Thoughts?
>>> 
>>> Thank you.
>>> 
>>> Kindest Regards,
>>> Laura
>>> 
>>> [1] https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__github.com_w3c_wcag21_issues_222-23issuecomment-2D297476165&d=DwIFAg&c=RoP1YumCXCgaWHvlZYR8PQcxBKCX5YTpkKY057SbK10&r=ELX2morANsauwtoroVrFb2wD7s1u7PsR47DTXqRvJ34&m=IAo8TM-kAptGWdSD9HSxzH9qhNNtNWsGxUTs3R1wsjw&s=qCcV_q2_pBoCNU0qmktn3O6iqXJUvRJvTOx3FVtJRZU&e= 
>>> [2] https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__en.wikipedia.org_wiki_Java-5FWeb-5FStart&d=DwIFAg&c=RoP1YumCXCgaWHvlZYR8PQcxBKCX5YTpkKY057SbK10&r=ELX2morANsauwtoroVrFb2wD7s1u7PsR47DTXqRvJ34&m=IAo8TM-kAptGWdSD9HSxzH9qhNNtNWsGxUTs3R1wsjw&s=ucxbJAZcLaQyGWHQAB4dxyvx_9w3C2uajdYaFXtvIWw&e= 
>>> [3] https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.java.com_en_download_faq_java-5Fwebstart.xml&d=DwIFAg&c=RoP1YumCXCgaWHvlZYR8PQcxBKCX5YTpkKY057SbK10&r=ELX2morANsauwtoroVrFb2wD7s1u7PsR47DTXqRvJ34&m=IAo8TM-kAptGWdSD9HSxzH9qhNNtNWsGxUTs3R1wsjw&s=cPjasa_fhYvGiueGWfxz6G5pSOhMMmEgajnrJA6lFr8&e= 
>>> 
>>> --
>>> Laura L. Carlson
>>> 
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