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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-grid] Masonry layout in CSS Grid 3 has potential to cause accessibility problems with reading order. (#5675)

From: Oriol Brufau via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 16:45:08 +0000
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> The screen reader user will hear "the quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog." When we add the CSS and visual layout, the reading order could be realistically be

But speech order not matching visual order is already happening in Grid level 1. Can you clarify what's different with masonry?

> If these have active controls, the focus order would match the visual as well.

Would it? From https://drafts.csswg.org/css-grid-1/#source-independence

> Note: The reordering capabilities of grid layout intentionally affect only the visual rendering, leaving speech order and navigation based on the source order. This allows authors to manipulate the visual presentation while leaving the source order intact and optimized for non-CSS UAs and for linear models such as speech and sequential navigation.

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