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RE: Repair of Pointer Based Events

From: <DPawson@rnib.org.uk>
Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2001 09:02:09 -0000
Message-ID: <9B66BBD37D5DD411B8CE00508B69700F4F01E0@pborolocal.rnib.org.uk>
To: jongund@uiuc.edu, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Cc: w3c-wai-pf@w3.org

 Charles McCathieNevile
> What is missing from mousekeys is the ability to navigate 
> from element to
> element, or indeed to really know where the mouse is 
> non-visually in terms of
> the document structure. What is missing from commmon keyboard 
> implementations
> is the ability to fire mouse events.

Could this type of navigation (in terms of document structure) learn
from DAISY implementations.

DAISY is, as yet, inconsistant, but the principles are simple.
arrow keys navigate within the document structure, left to previous sibling,
right to following sibling, up to parent, down to first child.

Simple, and effective. 

HTH DaveP 
Received on Monday, 12 February 2001 04:07:57 UTC

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