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Re: 48-Hour Consensus Call: InstateLongdesc CP Update

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Sun, 16 Sep 2012 13:56:51 +0200
To: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20120916135651506965.f4a4b339@xn--mlform-iua.no>
By the way:

Leif Halvard Silli, Sun, 16 Sep 2012 13:47:44 +0200:
> VoiceOver have Webkit related link focus 
> problems that deal with too. At least if the 'traditional' 
> implementation of @longdesc is what is searched for (where the longdesc 
> resource is opened in a new browsing context).

It is, in fact, perhaps only distracting to talk about "browsing 
context". Fact is that unless the description is immediately adjacent 
to the image, then you are out for trouble, as far as Webkit is 
concerned. See, once more, Roger Johansson's article.

http://www.456bereastreet.com/archive/201203/skip_links_and_other_in_page_links_in_webkit_browsers/
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leif halvard silli
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