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Re: Please vote on the canvas accessibility proposal

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2010 02:13:40 +0000 (UTC)
To: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Cc: public-canvas-api@w3.org, "public-html-a11y@w3.org" <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1002250210520.1729@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Thu, 25 Feb 2010, Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:
> However, where the accessibility information doesn't make sense to be
> also fallback - namely when drawFocusRing is used, which only makes
> sense when the <cavas> is actually displayed - there is no means to
> decide for a legacy browser if this should be displayed or not.

This should never be an issue -- the script typically would create this 
"accessible canvas" markup when it runs, only if it detects <canvas>, in 
which case it would just remove the fallback markup.

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