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Re: GIFs

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@sidar.org>
Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2003 18:09:12 +1100
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
To: Vincent Flanders <vincent9@gte.net>
Message-Id: <2D701CBA-60EC-11D7-8191-000A95678F24@sidar.org>

As far as I know there aren't any tools that do this. You're right, it 
was old news in 1999 that this is possible, so I imagine there are 
tools that do it.



On Friday, Mar 28, 2003, at 15:31 Australia/Melbourne, Vincent Flanders 

> I haven't examined every accessibility verification tool out there, 
> but it seems rather strange to me the ones I've looked at want me to 
> manually examine each GIF file for flicker. Even *I* know that it's 
> possible for a programmer to examine the contents of a GIF file and 
> tell if it's animated. Are there any accessibility tools out there 
> that check the GIFs for you and eliminate the ones that obviously 
> aren't animated?
Charles McCathieNevile           charles@sidar.org
Fundación SIDAR                       http://www.sidar.org
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