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Re: [css4-ui] backdrop for fullscreened elements and modal dialogs/lightboxes

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Tue, 29 Nov 2011 08:51:14 -0800
Message-ID: <4ED50D82.6000209@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 11/28/2011 10:21 AM, Edward O'Connor wrote:
>
> 2. In addition, there are some a11y implications that are out of scope
>     for CSS, such as:
>
>     * tabbing should cycle through only elements in this subtree
>     * asking assistive technology to start reading the document should
>       cause it to start reading at the beginning of the element and not
>       the beginning of the document, and it should stop reading at the
>       end of the element

This is a good point. This problem would be solved if instead of using
positioning tricks, the spec defined the fullscreened element as occupying
its own canvas.

> 3. The rendering section of the Fullscreen API spec currently suggests
>     using a z-index of 2147483647. :(

This seems like a pretty broken way of speccing something, imho.

~fantasai
Received on Tuesday, 29 November 2011 19:05:34 GMT

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