RE: CFC - Updated Response to issues 649, 616, 411, 282, 680, and 686 on Graphics Contrast

+1, with the reservation that the reliable testability of “parts of graphics required to understand the content” should be evaluated during the Candidate Recommendation period, and appropriate steps taken depending on the findings.

From: Andrew Kirkpatrick []
Sent: Wednesday, January 17, 2018 9:37 PM
To: WCAG <>
Subject: CFC - Updated Response to issues 649, 616, 411, 282, 680, and 686 on Graphics Contrast
Importance: High

Call For Consensus — ends Friday January 19th at 9pm Boston time.

The Working Group has discussed responses to the following issues:
649: (
616: (
411: (
282: (
680: (
686: (

Response to Issue 649:

Response to Issue 616:

Response to Issue 411:

Response to Issue 282:

Response to Issue 680:

Response to Issue 686:

The changes to the SC are implemented in this pull request:

The changed SC can be viewed here:

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


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