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Re: popup Javascript alert - accessible?

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2002 10:17:27 -0400 (EDT)
To: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0204251014460.17437-100000@smarty.smart.net>
On Thu, 25 Apr 2002, David Woolley wrote:

> > I hate those sites, Lynx sure doesn't like anything that has to do with
> > Javascript...I don't ever get them to submit..
> 
> That's not a necessary problem with Javascript, just one with common idioms
> for its use.  If the scripting is done as an onsubmit action, and returns
> false on a validation error, you might just have problems with very early
> Netscape's, but generally browsers with script on will abort the submission,

but as I mentioned, I am not using any version of Netscape, but am running
Lynx, and Lynx does not like Javascript at all.
   it doesn't abort the submission but in many(most)cases it isn't even
possible to submit. the "submit" button doesn't function at all, if it
even shows up.  in many cases the "button" to submit isn't even there.


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