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Re: Understanding content now set up in WCAG 2.1 repository

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 8 May 2017 15:41:02 -0500
Message-ID: <CAOavpve-fwD7kkwi6TZYiuHRtNFGT6gW_UUH3YVUUZJX_QX_Gg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org>
Cc: AG WG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Hi Micheal,

Thank you for the instructions. I put some links at the top of the
Adapting Text SC [1] for ease of use:

- [Understanding doc for
| [Understanding doc in

But I am now  wondering if the editing link will update the master? Do
I need a different link for viewing what I edit?

Thanks again.

Kindest Regards,

[1] https://github.com/w3c/wcag21/issues/78

On 5/5/17, Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org> wrote:
> One clearly missing thing from WCAG 2.1 has been the Understanding
> content for proposed Success Criteria, to help our own and public review
> as well as eventually to support implementation. I've added support for
> this to the repository now and added basic documentation to the readme
> file https://github.com/w3c/wcag21/blob/master/README.md.
> In short, there is a new folder "understanding", with a subfolder "21",
> and a file there for each success criterion proposal. The files
> currently have a template to get you started in filling in the content.
> SC managers will need to populate these files; in most cases starter
> content was provided with the issue proposals and you can refine as
> discussion progresses from there. Work on these in the same issue branch
> you're using for the SC itself.
> The guidelines page now has automatic links to the Understanding
> document for each success criterion. The styling on that needs work but
> you can see it in the four SC that are currently in the draft:
>   *
> https://rawgit.com/w3c/wcag21/master/guidelines/index.html#resize-content
>   *
> https://rawgit.com/w3c/wcag21/master/guidelines/index.html#graphics-contrast
>   *
> https://rawgit.com/w3c/wcag21/master/guidelines/index.html#interruptions-minimum
>   *
> https://rawgit.com/w3c/wcag21/master/guidelines/index.html#accidental-activation
> For those four SC, I filled out the Understanding pages with the content
> from the template so you can see how it looks all put together. Refer to
> those examples if need as you put content in the other files. Let the
> chairs or me know if you need help populating these files for your SC -
> but Understanding has a lot of content, so please help us spread the
> load if you can.
> I have not included Understanding content from WCAG 2.0 in this, we will
> sort that out later when we decide whether or which WCAG 2.0 SC might be
> changed etc. I have also not set up Techniques yet - there are more
> complexities to that so I wanted to get people started on Understanding
> first.
> Michael

Laura L. Carlson
Received on Monday, 8 May 2017 20:41:39 UTC

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