W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > wai-xtech@w3.org > November 2007

Re: simple test of screen reader support for CSS-generated text

From: T.V Raman <raman@google.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2007 14:49:55 -0800
Message-ID: <18243.25747.186703.158211@retriever.corp.google.com>
To: oedipus@hicom.net
Cc: wai-xtech@w3.org


Additionally, note that CSS-generated content, if implemented
correctly between the browser and AT is a win for
accessibility. Judging technologies like CSS generated content
based on yesterday's browsers and the day-before-yesterday's
access tools is a mistake that will drive you into a deep
rat-hole from where you'll never emerge;-)

Gregory J. Rosmaita writes:
 > 
 > aloha, chaals, david and steve!
 > 
 > thank you VERY much for your test results -- so far, VoiceOver and
 > Opera (running on Mac OS?) are the only configuration (yet) which supports 
 > exposure of CSS-generated content to an assistive technology...
 > 
 > anyone with any other configurations (such as, Orca and FF3 on Linux;
 > anyone using a refreshable braille display; anyone with a copy of 
 > HAL or SuperNova; anyone using supplemental speech with screen 
 > magnification; and so on)
 > 
 > thank you, gregory.
 > ---------------------------------------------------------------------
 > A conclusion is simply the place where someone got tired of thinking.
 >                                                       -- Arthur Bloc
 > ---------------------------------------------------------------------
 >    Gregory J. Rosmaita - oedipus@hicom.net AND gregory@ubats.org
 >         Camera Obscura: http://www.hicom.net/~oedipus/
 > ---------------------------------------------------------------------
 > 

-- 
Best Regards,
--raman

Title:  Research Scientist      
Email:  raman@google.com
WWW:    http://emacspeak.sf.net/raman/
Google: tv+raman 
GTalk:  raman@google.com, tv.raman.tv@gmail.com
PGP:    http://emacspeak.sf.net/raman/raman-almaden.asc
Received on Tuesday, 20 November 2007 22:50:16 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Friday, 27 April 2012 13:15:44 GMT