Re: New Version Notification for draft-leiba-rfc2119-update-00.txt

Dave Crocker <dhc@dcrocker.net> Tue, 09 August 2016 21:33 UTC

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Subject: Re: New Version Notification for draft-leiba-rfc2119-update-00.txt
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On 8/9/2016 2:22 PM, Sam Hartman wrote:
>  In general, I don't distinguish
> between caps in running text, but all the screen readers I've used
> (including even the one on Android) can distinguish caps if you ask them
> too.


I'd expect that change in screen reader mode to add quite a bit of noise 
the the output, as all the case changes are noted, where only a tiny 
number matter.  Low signal to noise like that seems likely to be 
distracting, at best.

d/

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   Dave Crocker
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