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Re: [css-ui] Agenda request: Revive directional focus navigation properties

From: Leif Arne Storset <lstorset@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2013 17:04:17 +0200
To: Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>, "Giuseppe Pascale" <giuseppep@opera.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, "public-web-and-tv@w3.org" <public-web-and-tv@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.wyxlhfe1tmo5g6@laus>
On Tue, 18 Jun 2013 09:11:13 +0200, Giuseppe Pascale <giuseppep@opera.com>  

> On Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:36:18 +0200, Tantek Çelik  
> <tantek@cs.stanford.edu> wrote:
>> On Mon, Jun 17, 2013 at 6:28 AM, Leif Arne Storset <lstorset@opera.com>  
>> wrote:
>>> Opera wants to revive CSS3 Basic User Interface's directional focus
>>> navigation properties: nav-up, nav-down, nav-right, nav-left [0]. I'd  
>>> like
>>> to get a resolution for that on Wednesday's telcon.
>> Glad to hear that Opera is willing to put time and effort into
>> advancing directional nav.
>> However, I don't know of any new information that merits any new
>> discussion of this topic.
>> See below for details/questions.
>>> Reasons: there are several implementations (Presto-based Opera and
>>> WebKit-based Samsung and LG browsers), they are in active use,
>> Are any of these downloadable / testable on the open web?
>> URLs to simulator downloads etc.?
> Our simulator are freely available
> http://business.opera.com/solutions/tv/emulator

The Smart TV Alliance also has an emulator based on WebKit:


It's available for Mac, Windows and Ubuntu Linux. (Note that VirtualBox  
should be installed first; then the emulator will show up in its console.  
You don't need to start Eclipse to use it.)

> Opera have had support for it in presto for quite some time, just try  
> the test below with any 12.x (use shift+arrows)
> http://miketaylr.com/pres/framsia/spatnav.html
> Finally there are plenty of TVs in the shops in europe that support it.

Leif Arne Storset
Opera Software
Oslo, Norway
Received on Wednesday, 19 June 2013 15:05:28 UTC

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