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[Irl-dean] conformance question

Mark Magennis mark.magennis at cfit.ie
Tue Apr 18 13:31:33 IST 2006


On a related issue, whoever is considering providing a text only version
of their website should be advised that it is an *extremely* bad idea.
See http://www.cfit.ie/accessibility/common.html#text for an explanation
of why this is.

Mark

> -----Original Message-----
> From: irl-dean-admin at list.eeng.dcu.ie 
> [mailto:irl-dean-admin at list.eeng.dcu.ie] On Behalf Of vivienne trulock
> Sent: 12 April 2006 14:05
> To: Irl-dean at list.eeng.dcu.ie
> Subject: [Irl-dean] conformance question
> 
> 
> Quick question,
> 
> Does having a link to a text only verison of the site mean that the
> site is compliant with Checkpoint 11.3 (Provide information so that
> users may receive documents according to their preferences (e.g.,
> language, content type, etc.))
> 
> I only ask as the W3C website does not mention this specifically in
> their 'techniques' but it seems that it should be, and I'm a bit
> confused... :/
> 
> Vivienne
> 
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