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Re: Errata on WCAG 2.0 1.3.3 and 1.4.1

From: David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>
Date: Wed, 17 May 2017 07:17:26 -0400
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To: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Cc: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
No problem on my end

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On Wed, May 17, 2017 at 3:50 AM, Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
wrote:

> On 17/05/2017 03:20, Andrew Kirkpatrick wrote:
>
>> Gregg suggested (correctly, I believe) that the original intent of 1.3.3
>> and 1.4.1 is being misunderstood due to the language of the notes.
>>
>> The suggestion is to remove the notes for both SC and the explicitly add
>> “color” to the list of sensory characteristics in 1.3.3:
>>
>> *1.3.3 Sensory Characteristics:* Instructions provided for understanding
>> and operating content do not rely solely on sensory characteristics of
>> components such as shape, size, *@@color,@@* visual location,
>> orientation, or sound.
>>
> [...]
>
>> What do people think?
>>
>
> That makes sense to me - this doesn't change the normative meaning of the
> SC and provides further clarity, which is always a good thing.
>
> P
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