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Re: html 5 and accessibility issue

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 30 Jun 2007 16:08:27 +0200
To: "aurelien levy" <levy@tektonika.com>, public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.tuqmwdxw64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Sat, 30 Jun 2007 15:53:39 +0200, aurelien levy <levy@tektonika.com>  
> - dt/dd need a reel relationship like the for attribut on label mechanism

Why is there a need for this? The specification defines exactly what the  
relationship is between them. Much like HTML4 did.

> - actually their is no fallback content for embed element

Why is that needed for plugins?

> - the only fallback content for iframe elements is pure text, i think we  
> need to authorize an "a" element to link to the content of the iframe

Doesn't the <iframe> do that already? I'm not sure <iframe> needs  
"fallback" content at all.

> - Drag and drop API is great but what about people without mouse, is  
> there a keyboard usable drag and drop API, this statement :
> "On media without a pointing device, the user would probably have to  
> explicitly indicate his intention to perform a drag-and-drop operation,  
> stating what he wishes to drag and what he wishes to drop,  
> respectively." need much more explanation i think

What should it say instead? Has there been research in this area we could  

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Saturday, 30 June 2007 14:08:36 UTC

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