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Re: hit regions

From: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2012 02:53:39 +0100
Message-ID: <CAEhSh3d0kAkyT5X2UJWcr0TS49Z50JTyEYkaVVmfMRgfw6hM9g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Rik Cabanier <cabanier@adobe.com>
Cc: Charles Pritchard <chuck@jumis.com>, Leonard Rosenthol <lrosenth@adobe.com>, Chaals McCathieNevile <w3b@chaals.com>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
On Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 1:06 AM, Rik Cabanier <cabanier@adobe.com> wrote:
> Is that proposal written up somewhere?

+ Issues:

http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/201 (open)

http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/105 (closed)

+ Change proposals:

Proposal for Issue 201 from Frank Olivier of Microsoft:

http://www.w3.org/wiki/Canvas_hit_testing

Proposal for Issue 201 from Edward O'Connor of Apple:

http://www.w3.org/wiki/Canvas_hit_testing

Proposal for Issue 105 from Steve Faulkner of TPG:

http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/addimagemaptocanvas

+ WHATWG work:

Living Standard spec:

http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/the-canvas-element.html#hit-regions

Wiki:

http://wiki.whatwg.org/wiki/Canvas#Regions_-_DONE

Note that Steve Faulkner and Richard Schwerdtfeger have raised some
cogent concerns about the way the API in the WHATWG spec allows you to
set an ARIA role but not ARIA properties for hit regions not bound to
a control in the DOM, which will likely limit its utility.

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Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
Received on Monday, 20 August 2012 01:54:28 UTC

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