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[Bug 8673] New: Restriction on command element as part of a menu

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Date: Thu, 07 Jan 2010 11:03:41 +0000
To: public-html-a11y@w3.org
Message-ID: <bug-8673-3290@http.www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/>
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=8673

           Summary: Restriction on command element as part of a menu
           Product: HTML WG
           Version: unspecified
          Platform: PC
               URL: http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/interactive-
                    elements.html#the-command
        OS/Version: Windows NT
            Status: NEW
          Keywords: a11y
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: HTML5 spec bugs
        AssignedTo: dave.null@w3.org
        ReportedBy: gez.lemon@gmail.com
         QAContact: public-html-bugzilla@w3.org
                CC: ian@hixie.ch, mike@w3.org, public-html@w3.org, public-
                    html-a11y@w3.org


The spec states: "command elements are not rendered unless they form part of a
menu."

Suggest this restriction is removed. The Hotmail inbox example shows a real
need for a generic multi-selection mechanism like this, even without a menu.


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