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Re: [WICD] focusable child elements

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2006 17:04:39 +0000 (UTC)
To: Steve K Speicher <sspeiche@us.ibm.com>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, "public-cdf@w3.org" <public-cdf@w3.org>, Timur Mehrvarz <timur.mehrvarz@web.de>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0611151703491.28418@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 15 Nov 2006, Steve K Speicher wrote:
>
> How about:
> 
> 'In XHTML, <object> elements are, by default, focusable. However, 
> authors can remove such elements from the focus traversal, by setting 
> the element's tabindex attribute to "-1". This may be useful if selected 
> <object> elements, for instance non interactive SVG images, are not 
> supposed to participate in the focus traversal.'

This would be in conflict with the XHTML specification, which requires 
that the "tabindex" attribute be an integer between 0 and 32767.

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