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Re: Testing the "id" and "headers" attributes

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2005 22:12:09 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200506102112.j5ALC9G04747@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> Is there already a screen reader available (free trial, download) that
> actually presents the information in this 'new way', so I can test if my
> code is correct, and "experience the difference" ? Or is this still
> something that belongs to science fiction ;-)

This is a chicken and egg situation.  The AT will only implement this
when authors start coding them properly, and the authors won't bother
doing that until the AT supports it, although most authors never will,
so the AT may never do.

You should code to the specification, not to the AT.
Received on Friday, 10 June 2005 22:19:19 UTC

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