W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-wai-ig@w3.org > January to March 2002

RE: Using Form Elements for Pages only Intended for Printing

From: Jon Hanna <jon@spinsol.com>
Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2002 15:28:28 -0000
To: "WAI Interest Group" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Hash: SHA1

> AG> marketing persons making change requests then reversing them.
> AG> Marketing types bypassing myself to "discuss" bug 
> fixes/change requests with developers
> AG> without consulting me that sort
> AG> thing.
> I would say that your examples are typical of the problems
> experienced by developers when the software development process is
> not widely  understood
> within the business.

Ah, but it can have positive effects:
In my last job a non-developer who will remain nameless downloaded
the results of a scripted page, "updated" it and then copied it over
the actual script, he then complained that the site wasn't working
and demanded it was fixed. This was just after I heard about the job
here, so I updated my CV and sent it in before I fixed the site.
Otherwise I might have still been working there when it went

Version: PGPfreeware 6.5.3 for non-commercial use <http://www.pgp.com>

Received on Friday, 11 January 2002 10:29:06 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 20:36:06 UTC