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[Ma-linux] Re: [Novalug] captcha images for people with disabilities

Subject: [Ma-linux] Re: [Novalug] captcha images for people with disabilities
From: "Jay Hart"
Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2008 15:38:57 -0500 EST
Yeah, figured out what you/Ken were talking about. Since this is a plugin, I
have to see what I can do about integrating this into the plugin, and get
audio.

Thanks again for your suggestions.

Jay

> I mean the captchas presented by recaptcha.net are all black and white.
> You'll find plenty of colorized captchas out there.
>
> And I don't understand what you mean "you can't say the letters/numbers, if
> you can't see them...".   What I meant was that recaptcha includes a flash
> audio player so that the user of the site can *hear* the captcha to type it
> in.
>
> This is common for captcha accessibility, I think.
>
> -- Mike
>
> On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 3:28 PM, Jay Hart <jhart@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
>> > Check out recaptcha.  It also has audio capability built in for those
>> who
>> > are affected by any sort of blindness.
>> >
>> > Plus, the captchas are all black and white, if I recall correctly.
>> >
>>
>> Ah, no they are not. The two I tried yesterday were colorized.
>>
>> I'll check out recaptcha, see if that is one of my options.
>>
>> Jay
>>
>> > -- Mike
>> >
>> > On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 3:21 PM, Ken Kauffman <kkauffman@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>> wrote:
>> >
>> >> I thought most of the mechanisms had an audio component.  Meaning, they
>> >> could "say" the letters you need to type in.
>> >>
>> >> Ken
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 3:11 PM, Jay Hart <jhart@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> > I updated my squirrelmail installation yesterday, and I added a new
>> >> > plugin
>> >> > called captchas.  Its used to provide a captcha image doing login for
>> >> > additional security.  The plugin has support for many different
>> "vendor"
>> >> > types. When I mean vendor, I mean different formats/profiles, such as
>> >> > freecaptcha or opencaptcha.
>> >> >
>> >> > Great idea I thought, but I forgot one little piece of the equation:
>>  my
>> >> > wife
>> >> > is color blind, so when she saw the first image, she was freaked out.
>> >> >
>> >> > My question:  Does anyone know of a captcha based "vendor" that
>> provides
>> >> > services to people with disabilities.  I want to implement this, but
>> if
>> >> > my
>> >> > wife can't use them, because they are color dependent, then I can't.
>> >> >
>> >> > TIA,
>> >> >
>> >> > Jay
>> >> >
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