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Re: [WICD] focusable child elements

From: Steve K Speicher <sspeiche@us.ibm.com>
Date: Tue, 21 Nov 2006 15:25:44 -0500
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: "public-cdf@w3.org" <public-cdf@w3.org>, Timur Mehrvarz <timur.mehrvarz@web.de>
Message-ID: <OF8EBA8897.8CD33138-ON8525722D.006FDDFE-8525722D.00701C5E@us.ibm.com>

We have changed this proposal, see below..

sspeiche@us.ibm.com wrote on 11/15/2006 11:57:13 AM:

> 
> Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com> wrote on 11/01/2006 11:20:04 PM:
> 
> > 
> > On Wed, 01 Nov 2006 21:06:46 +0100, Timur Mehrvarz 
> <timur.mehrvarz@web.de> 
> > wrote:
> > > This was recorded as last call comment 77.
> > > WICD Core was updated to now say:
> > >
> > >          In XHTML, <object> elements are, by default, focusable. 
> > > However, authors can remove such elements from the tabbing order, 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.
> > 
> > "focus traversal" or "tabbing order"? And how are they defined?
> > 
> 
> 
> 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 has changed to:
'In XHTML, <object> elements are, by default, focusable and participate in 
the focus traversal. However, conforming WICD user agents must remove 
child content from the focus traversal, if the <object> element's child 
<param> element is set to the attribute name="focusable" and the attribute 
value="skip".'

> Also focus traversal is now defined as:
> 
> "Focus traversal defines the elements that get focus and the order, in 
> which they are traversed."
> 
> Please let us know within two weeks if this does not satisfy your issue.
> 

Restart the fortnight, now.

> Regards,
> Steve Speicher on behalf of CDF WG
Ditto
Received on Tuesday, 21 November 2006 20:24:50 UTC

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