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Re: color contrast issues with html5 author view

From: Ben Schwarz <ben.schwarz@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 24 Oct 2010 15:46:35 +1100
To: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B3E2921504BF435392204501162B0ED6@gmail.com>

        
        Hi Steve, I'm really glad that you bothered to chase me down. I've been a little overbooked of late, but the good news is that I'll be reviewing all of the patches and feedback for the authorspec sometime this week. Without dedicated people like yourself the web would be a lesser place :-) I'll be sure to respond once I've taken some action on this.
        Cheers, Ben
		
		
        On Sunday, 24 October 2010 at 3:42 AM, Steve Faulkner wrote:
        
            Hi Ben, great job on the reformatting of the html5 author view,just wondered when you are going to fix the contrast issues?I emailed the public html list:

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2010Oct/0215.htmland didn't hear anything back, so pinged mike smith who gave me your email address.

I provided suggested changes in my mail, but the main thing is that all text colors and their background colors have a contrast ratio of 4.5:1there are loads of tools and instructions for checking the contrast ratio:

http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/NOTE-WCAG20-TECHS-20101014/G18-- with regardsSteve FaulknerTechnical Director - TPG EuropeDirector - Web Accessibility Tools Consortium

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