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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 16:01:38 -0500 EST
Going home to check it out now.

Jay

> I believe the Squirrelmail captcha plugin supports recaptcha as a backend.
> I had this set up at one time. :)
>
> -- Mike
>
> On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 3:38 PM, Jay Hart <jhart@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
>> 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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