IRC log of au on 2004-03-29

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21:02:44 [MattSEA]
zakim, ??P7 is Jan_Richards
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+Jan_Richards; got it
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jr: I have suggested that we organize the techniques in order of success criteria.
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Working on criteria for GL 4.
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For example, in 4.4.1 etc., I split it into 4 categories of functionality (prompting, checking, repair, docs), and 4 categories of tool (code-level, wysiwyg, object-oriented, and indirect)
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Plus four categories of similarity. So a matrix of 64 items.
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We could show 1 comparable function, 1 good example, and 1 not to do, and repeat it for each type.
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mm: would suggest making one document for each type of tool.
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jr: We could simplify this by choosing a subset of these (prompting in a code-level tool) and get an example that shows similarity and get screenshots that show several items.
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Each of these types of division has its weakness. For example, checking vs. repair. Hard to tease out.
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gp: In each system, you have to provide checking at code or wysiwyg level, etc. And instead of anticipating all possible outcomes, argue by example. At code-level, checking means this, etc.
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jr: We need to define when we consider something integrated.
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gp: Four levels of similarity to comparable functions...
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jr: I'm now thinking we have one section broken out into the four types of tools.
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And explain how two things might be similar.
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gp: I can see that.
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jr: Documentation, I think, shoudl be similar across the four.
21:42:26 [MattSEA]
We should suggest the document remove the documentation from the guides.
21:43:09 [MattSEA]
or, have techniques for each, prompting, checking, etc.
21:45:27 [MattSEA]
we have this term prominence.
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gp: What's an example of an implementation that doesn't meet WCAG?
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jr: Bold using <font> rather than style or semantics.
21:53:11 [MattSEA]
4.3, first couple criteria are clear-cut.
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jr: Geoff Deering's comments. He seems to acknowledge that things are ok.
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mm: I would say that we need to make one change to G 1 to say Web based interfaces conform to WCAG, not ISO 16071.
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jr: He had an issue with WCAG's conformance levels re JavaScript, but that should be taken up with WCAG.
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jr: Next f2f? A little early to discuss. The dates will be in mid-July.
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mm: Next meeting after that?
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jr: Maybe in September?
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jr: Schedule: go back to every other Monday?
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mm: ok.
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Attendees were Matt, Greg_Pisocky, Jan_Richards
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