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Re: SCR30: Script for Expanding Link Text

From: Ben Caldwell <caldwell@trace.wisc.edu>
Date: Tue, 01 Sep 2009 17:26:26 -0500
Message-ID: <4A9D9F92.2070000@trace.wisc.edu>
To: Makoto Ueki <makoto.ueki@gmail.com>
CC: "public-comments-wcag20@w3.org" <public-comments-wcag20@w3.org>
Hi Makoto,

Thank you for catching this. We received a similar comment about this 
earlier this year and will be including some changes to this example in 
the next update of the techniques documents.

Refer to Issue 2714 [1] for details about the changes to be implemented.

All the best,

-Ben

[1] http://trace.wisc.edu/bugzilla_wcag/issuereports/issue_ind.php?id=2714

makoto.ueki@gmail.com wrote:
> Name: Makoto Ueki
> Email: makoto.ueki@gmail.com
> Affiliation: Infoaxia, Inc.
> Document: TD
> Item Number: SCR30
> Part of Item: Examples
> Comment Type: technical
> Summary of Issue: SCR30: Script for Expanding Link Text
> Comment (Including rationale for any proposed change):
> This script repeats expanding link text when clicking over and over.
>
> Proposed Change:
> Adding "links[link].className="expand" + cn;" to scripts would fix this issue.
>
>
>
> Modify scripts as following:
>
>
>
> <script type="text/javascript">
>
> <!--
>
> var linkContext = {
>
>    "hist":" version of The History of the Web",
>
>    "cook":" version of Cooking for Nerds"
>
>
>
> };
>
>
>
> function doExpand() {
>
> 	var links = document.links;
>
> 	var link;
>
>
>
>
>
> 	for (link in links) {
>
> 		var cn = links[link].className;
>
> 		if (linkContext[cn] ) {
>
> 			links[link].appendChild(document.createTextNode(linkContext[cn]));
>
> 		}
>
> 		links[link].className="expand" + cn;
>
> 	}
>
> }
>
> -->
>
> </script>
>
>
>   


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Ben Caldwell | <caldwell@trace.wisc.edu> 
Trace Research and Development Center <http://trace.wisc.edu> 


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