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Re: Limit on the links in a page

From: Olaf Drümmer <olaf@druemmer.com>
Date: Sat, 11 Aug 2012 12:19:46 +0200
Cc: Olaf Drümmer <olaf@druemmer.com>, Adam Cooper <cooperad@bigpond.com>, Vivienne CONWAY <v.conway@ecu.edu.au>
Message-Id: <8E7A9D31-39EB-4D21-B1BC-9635BF12DF70@druemmer.com>
To: W3C WAI ig <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
On 11 Aug 2012, at 11:27, Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis wrote:

> On Sat, Aug 11, 2012 at 10:07 AM, Olaf Drümmer <olaf@druemmer.com> wrote:
>> On 11 Aug 2012, at 07:21, Adam Cooper wrote:
>> 
>>> The 'links list dialog' in JAWS (INSERT + F7) would take considerable time
>>> to compose a list of 2000 links,
>> 
>> Indeed!
> 
> Seems weird. Takes practically no time for VoiceOver to compose a list
> of 2000 links.

Handling 2000 data items in memory is not expensive but putting 2000 items into a list control in a dialog window can be very expensive (in terms of computing resources/time).

Olaf
Received on Saturday, 11 August 2012 10:20:15 UTC

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