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Re: change proposal - Provide a method for canvas subtree to be hidden from all users

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2010 03:43:45 -0700
Cc: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, Richard Schwerdtfeger <schwer@us.ibm.com>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, "Michael(tm) Smith" <mike@w3.org>
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To: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>

On Mar 17, 2010, at 3:39 AM, Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:

> This is an excellent document and has indeed answered many of the
> questions that I still had.
>
> If I understand the use for the new attribute now correctly, it is a
> replacement for requiring a web author to write javascript to remove
> the content inside the <canvas> element in the case that the content
> is not accessibility content, but rather only legacy browser fallback
> content. That actually makes sense to me, in particular for
> convenience purposes.

For the record, it makes sense to me too, for much the same reason.

  - Maciej

>
> Best Regards,
> Silvia.
>
> On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 12:35 PM, Steven Faulkner
> <faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:
>> change proposal - Provide a method for canvas subtree to be hidden  
>> from all
>> users
>> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/canvasaccessibilitynonav
>>
>> a partial resolution for ISSUE 74 canvas-accessibility
>>
>> --
>> with regards
>>
>> Steve Faulkner
>> Technical Director - TPG Europe
>> Director - Web Accessibility Tools Consortium
>>
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>>
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