[Standards-JIG] bot-challenge proto-JEP

Sander Devrieze s.devrieze at pandora.be
Wed Aug 31 19:41:39 UTC 2005


Op woensdag 31 augustus 2005 20:45, schreef Ian Paterson:
> > > > What about deaf people?
> > >
> > > Wouldn't they just use the visual challenges?
> >
> > There are deaf people that are also blind AFAIK...
>
> lol :)
>
> We'd better invent some touch/smell/taste-based IM protocols then. ;)

Peter can already start working on a JEP for 1 April. ;-)

> > What I just wanted to say is that CAPTCHA might invole
> > accessibility issues.
> > Maybe you need to add this the the JEP (if you not yet did)?
>
> I did, before I published it yesterday. I suggest you read section 2.2.

ok

> The document doesn't refer to disabilities throughout the text, but I
> promise you the protocol was designed from the ground up with disabled
> people in mind.
>
> After all, IM has the potential to be an unusually important part of a
> deaf person's life.

Yes, I even read somewhere on a mailing list that a company setted up a Jabber 
server as they had a deaf employee :-)

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