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[last call, S2] support deprecated format features

From: Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>
Date: Mon, 13 Nov 2000 01:27:04 -0500
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Message-Id: <Version.32.20001112225749.040a7d40@pop.iamdigex.net>
To: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
[checkpoint 6.2, where it says]
                 ... For reasons of backward compatibility, user agents
          should continue to [410]implement deprecated features of
          specifications. Information about deprecated language features
          is generally part of the language's specification.

This is a substantive requirement and one that matters.  Does not belong in a

Usage in headers.  Comments in response to the last call request for comments
have been classified S1, S2, or E based on the following rough scale:

S1: Substantive matter of the first (highest) criticality or importance to the
mission of the document.  The standard set is ineffective, the document is
contradictory, etc.

S2: Substantive matter of a somewhat lower criticality.  The document is hard
to comprehend, does not align well with related WAI documents, etc.

E: Editorial matters.  Not regarded as substantive.


User Agent Accessibility Guidelines 1.0

W3C Working Draft 23 October 2000

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