RE: CFC Adapting Text

+1, but please remove the glossary definition for “adapt = formatting overridden by the client”.  This was not in any surveyed version and is redundant with the criterion but with undefined language (i.e. formatting = the style properties, client = user agent).


From: Andrew Kirkpatrick []
Sent: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 2:54 PM
To: WCAG <>
Subject: CFC Adapting Text
Importance: High

Call For Consensus — ends Thursday July 20 at 3:00pm Boston time.

The Working Group has reviewed and approved a new Success Criterion for inclusion in the Editor’s Draft: Adapting Text, at level AA, with the goal of obtaining additional input external to the working group.

Survey results:

Call minutes:

The new SC can be reviewed here, in the context of the full draft:

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.


Andrew Kirkpatrick
Group Product Manager, Accessibility

Received on Wednesday, 19 July 2017 03:27:35 UTC