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Re: Proposal: Canvas accessibility and a media querries approach for alternative content (Action Item 6 in the HTML Accessibility Task Force)

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2010 13:23:06 +0000 (UTC)
To: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, public-canvas-api@w3.org, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1001201321390.3958@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 20 Jan 2010, Steven Faulkner wrote:
> I am not talking about applying the click hit testing to the subdom, I 
> am talking about what happens when the click occurs trigger a 
> window.location thing or pass the click to the <a> element in the subdom 
> and let it do the navigation event.
> since one is providing the <a> anyway why would one duplicate its native 
> behaviour?

One needn't; it's indeed preferable to just use the <a> element if there 
is one.

> what about the case of a canvas with a pseudo text input drawn on it, 
> wouldn't it make sense to let the input in the subdom deal with the 
> keystrokes and storage of text input?


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