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Re: title/alt attribut keyboard accessibility

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 27 Oct 2008 23:11:48 +0000 (UTC)
To: Dave Singer <singer@apple.com>
Cc: aurélien levy <aurelien.levy@free.fr>, 'HTML WG' <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0810272310370.1041@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Mon, 27 Oct 2008, Dave Singer wrote:
> I also wonder if the spec. says that the user should be able to see the 
> title somehow, in a way that is appropriate to the UI and navigation 
> modality they are using...

Right now HTML5 doesn't say that user agents should do anything with this 
information. The non-normative rendering section will probably suggest 
current behaviour but hasn't been written yet. (Volunteer editors welcome; 
see the e-mail from earlier today.)

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