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Re: Hidden file inputs [Was: Revert Request]

From: Charles Pritchard <chuck@jumis.com>
Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2012 18:12:22 -0800
Message-Id: <BCD41C37-4F16-4B95-AC1D-D9635FD0EBA2@jumis.com>
Cc: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>, Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
To: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>




On Jan 31, 2012, at 4:59 PM, Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 12:47 AM, Charles Pritchard <chuck@jumis.com> wrote:
>> I like hearing an AT say "file button" when I focus on the element.
> 
> Interesting, what AT has a bug where it is mistreating coded role
> tokens intended for machine consumption as localised labels intended
> for human consumption?

It's fine for developers hacking around, though it's not intended for general use.

I'm going to follow up on this thread about role and intent on the web intents list. File picking will evolve in the web intents standard.

-Charles
Received on Wednesday, 1 February 2012 02:12:52 UTC

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