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Re: tooltip onfocus

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2003 23:12:57 +0100
Message-ID: <3E3068E9.2070507@w3.org>
To: Jonathan Chetwynd <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
CC: Matt May <mcmay@w3.org>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org

Jonathan Chetwynd wrote:
> 
> Matt,
> 
> not sure if you are following this thread at wai-ig.
> 
> in any case, my concern is that if a UA does some action on mouse event, 
> it should be/is a standard that this is possible via an alternative 
> input such as keyboard. As I think you will realise, I'm unclear as to 
> why you mention HTML. could you please explain?

Jonathan,

UAAG 1.0 satisfies your requirement: it requires that *any operation
of the user agent* be do-able through the keyboard.

  - Ian


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