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Re: CFC Add User Interface Component Contrast (Minimum) to Editors Draft

From: John Foliot <john.foliot@deque.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:43:47 -0500
Message-ID: <CAKdCpxzXeeEnKgM5+1rYkwqiOAZdybtv+XKxASt6-sFeCmpy+Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>
Cc: Denis Boudreau <denis.boudreau@deque.com>, WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, Joshue O Connor <josh@interaccess.ie>, "alands289@gmail.com" <alands289@gmail.com>
+1

On Wed, Jun 21, 2017 at 8:44 AM, Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>
wrote:

> +1
>
> Katie Haritos-Shea
> 703-371-5545 <(703)%20371-5545>
>
> On Jun 21, 2017 9:07 AM, "Denis Boudreau" <denis.boudreau@deque.com>
> wrote:
>
>> +1
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>> /Denis
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>> --
>> Denis Boudreau,
>> Principal accessibility consultant & trainer
>> Deque Systems, Inc.
>> Cell: +1-514-730-9168 <(514)%20730-9168>
>> Email: denis.boudreau@deque.com
>>
>> Keep in touch: @dboudreau
>>
>>
>>
>> *From: *alands289@gmail.com
>> *Sent: *June 21, 2017 8:24 AM
>> *To: *Joshue O Connor <josh@interaccess.ie>; WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
>> *Subject: *RE: CFC Add User Interface Component Contrast (Minimum) to
>> Editors Draft
>>
>>
>>
>> + 1
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>>
>> Alan Smith
>>
>>
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>> *From: *Joshue O Connor <josh@interaccess.ie>
>> *Sent: *Tuesday, June 20, 2017 1:01 PM
>> *To: *WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
>> *Subject: *CFC Add User Interface Component Contrast (Minimum) to
>> Editors Draft
>>
>>
>>
>> Call For Consensus — ends Friday June 23rd at 1:00pm Boston time.
>>
>>
>>
>> The Working Group has reviewed and approved a Success Criterion for
>> inclusion in the Editor’s Draft: "User Interface Component Contrast
>> (Minimum)" with the goal of obtaining additional input external to the
>> working group.
>>
>> SC TEXT:
>>
>> *User Interface Component Contrast (Minimum):*
>>
>> Essential visual identifiers of user interface components have a contrast
>> ratio of at least 4.5:1 against the immediate surrounding color(s), except
>> for the following situations:
>>
>>    1. *Thicker:* A contrast ratio of at least 3:1 is required where the
>>    minimum width and height are at least 3 CSS pixels, for the essential
>>    visual identifier.
>>    2. *Inactive:* Disabled or otherwise inactive user interface
>>    components are exempt from this requirement.
>>    3. *User agent control:* The color(s) of the user interface component
>>    and any adjacent color(s) are determined by the user agent and are not
>>    modified by the author.
>>
>> Survey results:
>> https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/35422/March14SCReviews/results#xq9
>> GIT Hub: https://github.com/w3c/wcag21/issues/10
>>
>> The new SC can be reviewed here, in the context of the full draft:
>>
>> https://rawgit.com/w3c/wcag21/user-interface-component-contr
>> ast-minimum_ISSUE-10/guidelines/index.html#user-interface-
>> component-contrast-minimum
>>
>> If you have concerns about this proposed consensus position that have not
>> been discussed already and feel that those concerns result in you “not
>> being able to live with” this decision, please let the group know before
>> the CfC deadline.
>>
>>
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>> --
>> Joshue O Connor
>> Director *| InterAccess.ie *
>>
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>


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John Foliot
Principal Accessibility Strategist
Deque Systems Inc.
john.foliot@deque.com

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