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WAI UA Telecon for June 30th, 1999

Chair: Ian Jacobs
Date: Wednesday, June 30th
Time: 12:00 noon to 1:30 pm Eastern Standard Time
Call-in: W3C Tobin Bridge (+1) 617-252-7000


Open action items:

  1. Action CMN: Send URI on default keyboard bindings to list. Ian will then include in Techniques document.
  2. Action CMN: Send request to blinux users for info about orientation.
  3. Action IJ: Send similar request to IG.
  4. Action GG: Send ideas on dependent tool point of regard to list.
  5. Action Editors: - Add checkpoint about turning on/off author-supplied keyboard bindings. Status: Done in internal source files.


  1. CMN proposes allowing the user to configure the arrangement of user interface controls (visually) as a P3.

    (from http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/1999AprJun/0241.html)

  2. Checkpoints for guideline 3, about documentation, should be P1. having to guess these things makes it effectively impossible.

    (Also from http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/1999AprJun/0241.html)

  3. Proposal on changes to navigation checkpoints (http://cmos-eng.rehab.uiuc.edu/ua-issues/issues-table.html#66)
  4. Notification of document changes due to scripting events (http://cmos-eng.rehab.uiuc.edu/ua-issues/issues-table.html#54)
  5. Should user agents be able recognize markup for navigation bars (http://cmos-eng.rehab.uiuc.edu/ua-issues/issues-table.html#3)
  6. Navigation and activation of elements with ACCESSKEY attributes defined (http://cmos-eng.rehab.uiuc.edu/ua-issues/issues-table.html#43)
  7. Keyboard mapping among assistive technology tools (Issue #64) (http://cmos-eng.rehab.uiuc.edu/ua-issues/issues-table.html#64)
  8. Suggestions from Marja about Orientation guideline (http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/1999AprJun/0245.html)


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