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Re: tooltip onfocus

From: Jonathan Chetwynd <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Jan 2003 07:11:03 +0000
Cc: "John Foliot - bytown internet" <foliot@bytowninternet.com>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
To: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@sidar.org>
Message-Id: <FFE2657A-2F6A-11D7-BDF7-0003939B5AD0@btinternet.com>

If we can agree with Chaals that

On Friday, January 24, 2003, at 05:55 AM, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:

> It is in a W3C Recommendation (i.e. it's a W3C standard) that if they 
> have a tooltip on mouseover they need to have a tooltip when you key 
> there.


Then the recommendation has not been clear, as we do not know of a 
browser that demonstrates this behaviour, other than those without 
tooltips.

My point is not so much this specifically, but the process, as there is 
no forum to discuss general developmental realities of browsers, rather 
than browser specific bugs, and agree where recommendations may not be 
being understood, rather than failing to be implemented.

It is hard to imagine what cost there is in implementing this specific 
example .

As far as sound goes,

thanks

jonathan
Received on Friday, 24 January 2003 02:09:31 GMT

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