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[Bug 13553] 4.10.6 confusing, seemlingly contradictory text

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Date: Tue, 11 Feb 2014 15:22:46 +0000
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Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org> changed:

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--- Comment #8 from Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org> ---
(In reply to steve faulkner from comment #7)
> Cynthia, 
> I think this tweak makes the sentence actually mean what its is supposed to
> "The activation behavior of a label element for events targeted at
> interactive content descendants of <del>a</del> <ins>another</ins> label
> element, and any descendants of those interactive content descendants, must
> be to do nothing.”"
> what do you think?

I'm sorry but I don't see what is unclear with the initial wording. Also, the
change you make seems to me problematic. You can't say "another" because it may
be the same label. Consider:


The label's control is the first input. But if you click inside the second one
you really don't want your focus to move to the first one.

Note also that this constraint isn't contradictory with the should match
platform behaviour. If there is a platform that has this sort of crazy focus
jumping behaviour, there's plenty of good reason to override it there.

I would suggest this be closed.

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