WCAG Weekly Telecon

23 Oct 2008


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Bengt_Farre, Sofia_Celic, Roberto_Ellero, Andi_Snow_Weaver, David_MacDonald, Gregg_Vanderheiden, Katie_Haritos-Shea, MichaelC, Bruce_Bailey, Loretta_Guarino_Reid, Ben_Caldwell, Michael_Cooper, Cynthia_Shelly, Makoto_Ueki, Andrew_Kirkpatrick, Alex_Li
Tim_Boland, Christophe_Strobbe, Roberto_Scano
Gregg_Vanderheiden, Loretta_Guarino_Reid
David_MacDonald, awk,


Issue 2662: Conforming Alternate Version, Note 4

Issue is tabled.

Retain 5:1 Contrast Ratio for SC 1.4.3 Contrast (Minimum)

RESOLUTION: keep the contrast ratio at 5:1

Clarification of SC 3.3.5 (Help)

Resolution: Add note to definition of context-sentitive help. "Note: Clear labels can act as context-sensitive help."

Issue 2671: Statement of partial conformance

RESOLUTION: accepted as amended

Issue 2672: Described in a way that users can identify

RESOLUTION: Accepted as amended

Issue 2673: Partial conformance and conformance requirement 5

Resolution: Acepted as amended

Issue 2674: Must links to other media warn users?

Resolution: Accepted as amended

Issue 2675: Interference with screen reader

RESOLUTION: Accepted as amended

Issue 2676: Must captions be resizable?

RESOLUTION: accepted as amended

implementation feedback on SC 1.2.6 Sign Language

RESOLUTION: keep SC 1.2.6

Clarification of SC 2.4.1 (Bypass Blocks)

RESOLUTION: retain original language

Question on SC 3.1.4 (Abbreviations)

Resolution: leave open

Proposed Rewording of SC 1.4.7 Low or No Background Audio

RESOLUTION: accepted as amended

Issue 2624: URI vs URL

RESOLUTION: revert to old decision and keep URI

Accessibility Support of Uses of Technologies

Review draft implementation report

Accessibility Supported Q&A

RESOLUTION: Incorporate MSFT and Adobe accessibility support reports, with the indication that they are 'in progress'.

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RESOLUTION: accept ammended conformance, Section 2 Note 1: For the purpose of determining conformance, alternatives to content are considered part of a page when the alternatives can be obtained directly from the page.

RESOLUTION: accept 2662 as amended

RESOLUTION: accept Q & A document as amended.

RESOLUTION: Request to transition WCAG 2.0 to Proposed Recommendation!

RESOLUTION: Mutual appreciation day approved

Summary of Action Items

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