Thread Subject: Busy Signal - Conference Call
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I am getting a busy signal as well.
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Sent: Wednesday, November 15, 2006 12:52 PM
To: TEITAC Web/Software Subcommittee
Subject: Re: [teitac-websoftware] Group B: 22(k) Text-only page
It seems odd that the web section has its own functional equivalence
exception. Do we need this?
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> Of Andi Snow-Weaver
> Sent: Tuesday, November 14, 2006 6:31 PM
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> Subject: [teitac-websoftware] Group B: 22(k) Text-only page
> Current 508 wording:
> 22(k) A text-only page, with equivalent information or
> functionality, shall be provided to make a web site comply
> with the provisions of this part, when compliance cannot be
> accomplished in any other way. The content of the text-only
> page shall be updated whenever the primary page changes.
> WCAG 2.0 allows for alternate versions of the content but
> does not require that they be "text-only". But WCAG 2.0 does
> contain the additional restriction that the versions must be
> available from the same URI:
> "Alternate Versions-L1: At least one version of the content
> meets all Level
> 1 success criteria, but alternate version(s) that do not meet
> all Level 1 success criteria may be available from the same URI."