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Re: another example of HTMl 5 canvas with interactive UI elements.

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2009 09:27:07 -0500
To: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>, W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1247149627.16619.46306.camel@pav.lan>
On Thu, 2009-07-09 at 10:26 +0100, Steven Faulkner wrote:
> http://tools.mozilla.com/
>  
> non mouse users get a link to a html version
> 
> 
> http://tools.mozilla.com/simple.html


Even that HTML version isn't HTML.

I browse with noscript on and I didn't get a listing.

The content is unnecessarily hidden behind javascript.

Why not an actual table? Is it really that hard to
do the processing server-side?

> Reminds me of alternatives offered to flash content.
>  
> We have the opportunity to work out how to allow developers to
> provide an accessible canvas based UI controls, before users with
> disabilities are ghettoised by the inherent inaccessibility of canvas
> as currently specced.

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Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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