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Re: CFC Add Zoom Content (formerly Resize content) to Editors Draft

From: Joshue O Connor <josh@interaccess.ie>
Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:41:12 +0100
Message-ID: <594D52B8.3090407@interaccess.ie>
To: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

As we have received substantially positive feedback leading up to this 
CfC, this CfC is agreed on as a consensus opinion of the working group. 
There was a suggestion from James to add a note in Understanding 
documents to provide more examples of where a 2D layout is required, as 
well as other exemptions such as code editors that cannot wrap text etc.

This decision will be recorded at 

Joshue O Connor wrote:
> Call For Consensus — ends FridayJune 23rd at 1:00pmBoston time.
> The Working Group has reviewed and approved a Success Criterion for 
> inclusion in the Editor’s Draft: "Zoom Content (was Resize Content)" 
> with the goal of obtaining additional input external to the working group.
> "Content can be displayed at a minimum width of 320 CSS pixels without 
> loss of content or functionality, and without requiring scrolling in 
> the direction of text except for parts of the content which require 
> two-dimensional layout for usage or meaning.
> Note: The width of 320 CSS pixels is equivalent to a browser width of 
> 1280 pixels wide at 400% zoom.
> Note: Examples of content which require two-dimensional layout are 
> images, maps, diagrams, video, games, presentations, data tables, and 
> interfaces where it is necessary to keep toolbars in view while 
> manipulating content."
> Survey results:
> https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/35422/NewSC_April25_2017/results#xq10
> https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/35422/SCs_April_11/results#xq6
> GIT Hub: https://github.com/w3c/wcag21/issues/77
> The new SC can be reviewed here, in the context of the full draft:
> https://rawgit.com/w3c/wcag21/resize-content_ISSUE-77/guidelines/#zoom-content 
> 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

Joshue O Connor
Director | InterAccess.ie
Received on Friday, 23 June 2017 17:41:47 UTC

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