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Re: Making all interactive elements visible

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2001 12:51:52 -0500 (EST)
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
cc: Aaron Leventhal <aaronl@netscape.com>, <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0103081250420.15814-100000@tux.w3.org>
On Thu, 8 Mar 2001, Ian Jacobs wrote:

  Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
  >
  > If UAs don't keep track of the information, they will have a hard time making
  > use  of it.

  The DOM API lets you add handlers, trigger them, and remove them,
  so the UA can do useful things through that interface even without
  keeping a list of the handlers available.

   -Ian

Err, yes. But the question is "How can users discover things that have
associated behaviour?" Which becomes interesting when they only have it
sometimes - under what conditions does the user need to know where they are?

Cheers

Chaals
Received on Thursday, 8 March 2001 12:51:54 UTC

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