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RE: Example of multiple skip links

From: Joe Clark <joeclark@joeclark.org>
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2004 16:51:05 -0500 (CDT)
To: Jim Thatcher <jim@jimthatcher.com>
Cc: 'WAI-GL' <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0406251649540.18794-100000@socrates.scdns.net>

> Well I admit I didn't know that. There!


> NO, it has absolutely nothing to do with access keys. Is it a question of
> user agent handling? Sure. But I have been arguing for a couple of years
> (and I explained to you in Austin a year and a half ago)[,]

after which point I repeatedly asked for examples,

> that there are
> critical problems with in-page links used from the keyboard in the browser
> that most people use. They are critical problems in the sense that in-page
> links often just do not work from the keyboard.

I just have trouble understanding why your definition of "work" involves 
hitting Enter and so on.

> Are you going to dismiss the
> problem because these links should work? Or maybe that they work in the
> browser that you use? 

Possibly and no.


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