Re: Bug#1007106: reportbug: please make the meaning of the a11y tag clearer
On Sat, 19 Mar 2022, Nis Martensen wrote:
> On 14.03.2022 22.06, Don Armstrong wrote:
> > On Mon, 14 Mar 2022, Simon McVittie wrote:
> >> Please could the BTS owners provide or approve a clearer wording for
> >> this, if they are the "owners" of the tag definition?
> > I'd like if it includes "accessibility" in the language (so someone can
> > figure out why it's called a11y), but I'm happy with any language that
> > are acceptable to advocates and the community affected by these issues.
> Something like this?
> "This bug affects accessibility to users with disabilities. It
> particularly impacts usability by people who rely on assistive (or other
> adaptive) technology to use the system/package."
That works for me! [Feel free to modify the appropriate pages and
packages; I don't believe that requires any one from owner@ to do that.]
Don Armstrong https://www.donarmstrong.com
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