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Re: Bug 14320 as discussed in Re: [aapi] UAI TF Meeting Minutes, November 8, 2011

From: Joseph Scheuhammer <clown@alum.mit.edu>
Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2011 10:17:57 -0500
Message-ID: <4EC282A5.8080306@alum.mit.edu>
To: Larry Weiss <lweiss@microsoft.com>
CC: david bolter <david.bolter@gmail.com>, Alexander Surkov <surkov.alexander@gmail.com>, Joseph Scheuhammer <clown@alum.mit.edu>, Cynthia Shelly <cyns@microsoft.com>, Andi Snow-Weaver <andisnow@us.ibm.com>, David Bolter <dbolter@mozilla.com>, Matthew King <mattking@us.ibm.com>, Stefan Schnabel <stefan.schnabel@sap.com>, "wai-xtech@w3.org" <wai-xtech@w3.org>
Hey Larry,

  Just a minor correction.  You wrote:
> Joseph, I agree the screen reader *should* behave the way you 
> describe. But a screen reader isn't restricted to reading just the 
> focused element, and a "smart" one will note and report the edit field 
> update at the focus, *and* the non-focused list item update.
>
> Larry.
It was Alexander (Surkov) who made that point, not I.  Just giving 
credit where its due.

P.S. Sorry if you are receiving this twice -- resending due to the wrong 
email address for the wai-xtech list.

-- 
;;;;joseph

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