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hixie: Apply W3C WG chair decision. (whatwg r7058)

From: poot <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 18 Apr 2012 19:30:48 -0400
To: public-html-diffs@w3.org
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hixie: Apply W3C WG chair decision. (whatwg r7058)

http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/html5/spec/Overview.html?r1=1.5627&r2=1.5628&f=h
http://html5.org/tools/web-apps-tracker?from=7057&to=7058

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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.5627
retrieving revision 1.5628
diff -u -d -r1.5627 -r1.5628
--- Overview.html	18 Apr 2012 23:22:49 -0000	1.5627
+++ Overview.html	18 Apr 2012 23:30:30 -0000	1.5628
@@ -62564,20 +62564,13 @@
     <p>Unfocuses the element. Use of this method is discouraged. Focus
     another element instead.</p>
 
-    <p>Do not use this method to hide the focus ring if you find the
-    focus ring unsightly. Instead, use a CSS rule to override the
-    'outline' property. (Be aware, however, that this makes the page
-    significantly less usable for some people, especially those with
-    reduced vision who use focus outlines to help them navigate the
-    page.)</p>
-
-    <div class="example">
-
-     <p>For example, to hide the outline from links, you could use:</p>
-
-     <pre>:link:focus, :visited:focus { outline: none; }</pre>
+    <p>Do not use this method to hide the focus ring. Do not use any
+    other method that hides the focus ring from keyboard users,in
+    particluar do not use a CSS rule to override the 'outline'
+    property. Removal of the focus ring leads to serious accessibility
+    issues for users who navigate and interact with interactive
+    content using the keyboard.</p>
 
-    </div>
 
    </dd>
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