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RE: bobby compliant

From: David Clark <david@davidsaccess.com>
Date: Mon, 5 Feb 2001 10:47:56 -0500
To: "Marti" <marti@agassa.com>, "Robert Neff" <rneff@bbnow.net>, "Kynn Bartlett" <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Cc: "W3c-Wai-Ig" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <NEBBKDCICLDNGPLCEIHLKENCCLAA.david@davidsaccess.com>

There  is:

Bobby is only one step in the process of making a site accessible to as many
people as possible. Since there are some important aspects of accessible Web
page design that can not yet be tested by Bobby, CAST recommends that Web
developers use Bobby only as a first step to ensure accessible Web page
design. Please review the How-to section and the Bobby Documentation for
more information.

From http://www.cast.org/Bobby/WhatisBobby907.cfm


David M. Clark
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-----Original Message-----
From: w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org]On Behalf
Of Marti
Sent: Sunday, February 04, 2001 3:11 PM
To: Robert Neff; Kynn Bartlett
Cc: W3c-Wai-Ig
Subject: Re: bobby compliant

I have to agree with Kynn on this one.  Bobby is a useful tool, but too
often mis-used and mis-understood. Wouldn't it be nice to have a short,
clear explanation of why passing Bobby does not mean a site is accessible?
Received on Monday, 5 February 2001 10:46:04 UTC

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