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WAI UA Telecon for March 29th, 2001

Chair: Jon Gunderson
Date: Thursday, 29 March 2001
Time: 2:00-3:30 pm Eastern Standard Time, USA
Call-in: Longfellow Bridge (+1) (617) 252-1038


Review Action Items


  1. Read the 23 March UAAG Working Draft.
  2. New list for issues that will be considered in the next version of the guidelines


  1. Issue #468: 11.3 (single-key binding): "At least a majority" minimal requirement needs review
  2. Issue #467: Checkpoints 3.2/3.7: User needs to be able to toggle off as well as on (e.g., for a user with a cognitive disability).
  3. Issue #449: Create an executive summary for UAAG 1.0
  4. Last call scheduling options
  5. Vote to go to last call
  6. Techniques document review


Chair:Jon Gunderson

Scribe: Ian Jacobs

Harvey Bingham
David Phoelman
Mickey Quenzer
Gregory Rosmaita
Denis Anson
Tim Lacy
Rich Schwerdtfeger

Eric Hansen
Charles McCathieNeville

Action Item Summary

Open Action Items

  1. IJ: Coordinate usability testing of the guidelines (JRG volunteers to be one of the testers).
    Source: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2001JanMar/0137
  2. TL: Ask someone from Microsoft whether they will evaluate the guidelines with a product.
    Deadline: 2/1/2001
    Source: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2001JanMar/0137
  3. TL: Report to WG on discussions at Microsoft about keyboard emulation.
    Source: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2001JanMar/0227
  4. TL: I got a lot of shrugs and little interest about this. I'll send a synopsis.
  5. CMN: Find out from SYMM WG whether repositioning of objects will appear in the spec (or should be in UAAG).
    Source: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2001JanMar/0357
  6. RS: Send pointer to information about universal access gateway to the WG.
    Source: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2001JanMar/0258

New Action Items

  1. IJ: Talk to Judy about this one as well.
    Source: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2001JanMar/0555.html
  2. HB: Talk to EO about getting "How do people with disabilities use the Web".
    Source: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2001JanMar/0555.html

Completed Action Items

  1. IJ: Write an executive summary appendix.
    Source: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2001JanMar/0200
    Done: http://www.w3.org/WAI/UA/WD-UAAG10-20010331/uaag10-summary.html
  2. JG: Create issue list for things that need to be addressed in the next version of the document
  3. JG: Call Cindy King about formats that support separate windows for captioning information
    Source: http://www.w3.org/WAI/UA/2001/03/ua-minutes
  4. JG: Propose text for the techniques document about synthesized speech implementation issues. Notably UA and AT wanting to use the same synthesizer engine.
  5. JG: Take to WAI PF the requirement that formats need to provide a more precise means for specifying events (than HTML allows for).
    Source: http://www.w3.org/WAI/UA/2001/03/ua-minutes
    Completed: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2001AprJun/0001.html
  6. JG: Write up some techniques for checkpoints on scripts on/off about subsetting the configuration.
    Source: http://www.w3.org/WAI/UA/2001/03/ua-minutes
    Completed: http://www.w3.org/WAI/UA/UAAG10-TECHS/#tech-on-off-scripts
  7. JG: Take to the WAI CG the question of pursuing the DOM Views and Formatting module.
    Source: http://www.w3.org/WAI/UA/2001/03/ua-minutes
    Completed: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2001AprJun/0002.html

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