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Re: role=presentation must not be applied to focusable elements

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 22 Dec 2010 14:23:23 +0000
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To: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Cc: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, David Bolter <dbolter@mozilla.com>, Marco Zehe <marco.zehe@googlemail.com>, Richard Schwerdtfeger <schwer@us.ibm.com>, Cynthia Shelly <cyns@microsoft.com>
Hi Benjamin,

off the top of my head I would say any element with a tabindex set as
I can't think of a reason why a focusable element would need to be
presenational, but am open to reasons.


regards
stevef

On 22 December 2010 13:59, Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
<bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 22, 2010 at 10:13 AM, Steve Faulkner
> <faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I think bugs need to be filed on the browsers and on the HTML5 spec,
>> anybody disagree?
>
> Just to be clear, by "focusable elements" do you mean the set comprised of:
>
>    * The element-attribute combinations the spec /suggests/ making
> focusable at:
>
> http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/editing.html#focus-management
>
>    * Elements with a "tabindex" attribute.
>
> Or some other set?
>
> --
> Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
>



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