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advice about link activation keys

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Jan 2012 13:45:00 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+Vn9hevTSdBsFj7tuShPs2GWezJnycMms2CJJDcuwVsiPQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Joseph Scheuhammer <clown@alum.mit.edu>, Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org>
Cc: W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>
Hi,
http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/aria-practices/#link

states:
"Link (widget)

#
Characteristics:
...
Space or Enter executes the link."

I don't believe that the use of space is a commonly implemented design
pattern for link activation, do you have any data on which browsers
implement such behavior?



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Steve Faulkner
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