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Re: Accesskey again

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 27 Nov 2002 08:32:09 -0500
Message-ID: <3DE4C959.5060700@w3.org>
To: Steven Pemberton <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
CC: wai-xtech@w3.org, Tantek Celik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>, HTML WG <w3c-html-wg@w3.org>

I can live with that.

  _ Ian

Steven Pemberton wrote:
> Hello WAI XTech,
> 
> Well it seems we haven't been able to reach consensus yet on accesskey:
> whether it should focus+activate or just focus.
> 
> The idea of using a media query to distinguish was rejected by some.
> 
> The current proposal is now:
> 
>     A user agent SHOULD just focus when an accesskey is used.
>     A user agent MUST supply a user option to choose between focus and
> focus+activate.
> 
> So this still allows the phone people to do focus and activate, while making
> it clear that the usual behaviour is to just focus.
> 
> Is there anybody who *cannot* live with this?
> 
> Best wishes,
> 
> Steven Pemberton
> Chair, HTML WG
> 


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