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[Bug 13103] Visual formatting of content inside the pre element isn't available to assistive technologies

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Date: Wed, 06 Jul 2011 18:27:29 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13103

--- Comment #3 from Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> 2011-07-06 18:27:28 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #2)
> Could an example be included that highlights this, and which demonstrates a
> potential solution? Perhaps some Python code, with the suggestion that the code
> be made available for download (allowing a screen reader user to open it in a
> text editor where the indentations would be honoured)?

I'm confused.  The indentations are honored in <pre> just as well as they'd be
in a text editor.

If a screen reader somehow reads the indentations of Python code better in a
text editor than in <pre>, that's probably a bug in the screen reader.  Do you
have any examples of something like this?

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