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[Bug 11140] Subject: Physical Keys and Gestures for "accesskey" attribute The use of ASCII/Unicode code points for key binding has numerous well-known drawbacks. There are vital physical keyboard keys with no Unicode representation. Even for the main alphabet keys sp

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Date: Sat, 01 Jan 2011 08:14:37 +0000
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Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
                 CC|                            |ian@hixie.ch
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX

--- Comment #2 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> 2011-01-01 08:14:36 UTC ---
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Status: Rejected
Change Description: no spec change
Rationale: Support for keywords to reference specific things, e.g. gestures or
special keys (like F1), is something that is intentionally left open for a
future version, but before we go there we really need more experience with the
changes we've done so far.

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