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Re: Hoverable condition for Content on Hover or Focus

From: James Nurthen <james.nurthen@oracle.com>
Date: Fri, 1 Dec 2017 10:25:50 -0800
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
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I don't think I can live with the language - I find it really confusing 
and don't think changes to something like that are editorial.

Regards,

James


On 12/1/2017 10:19 AM, Repsher, Stephen J wrote:
>
> Hi James,
>
> I wanted to respond to your objection to the latest CFC language:
>
> > The hoverable statement makes no sense and needs revising. I don't 
> understand what "hover the additional content". Does it mean "The 
> additional content remains visible while the pointer is over the 
> additional content"?
>
> Yes, thatís exactly what it means.† A previous iteration said 
> something similar to your suggestion and I cannot recall why it was 
> changed at the moment, but coming up with a way to state this 
> condition that no one finds confusing has been a bit of a challenge.† 
> I did my best to explain this condition in detail in the draft 
> Understanding 
> <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__rawgit.com_w3c_wcag21_content-2Don-2Dhover-2Dor-2Dfocus_understanding_21_content-2Don-2Dhover-2Dor-2Dfocus.html&d=DwMFAg&c=RoP1YumCXCgaWHvlZYR8PZh8Bv7qIrMUB65eapI_JnE&r=CIHu8rc_0wRTTC_7DvWtiGNKjpA-3oTgbu_6ve6hP0I&m=dlRwEi6RDSwyusPanDx8QlQr8dCVuhrEfFQU7MX0na4&s=qKMhHRhwouEwWkBOFfuBNetQ99P5QjsqTx5zUcfZ7lA&e=>, 
> and thereís also Example 2 to visually show the importance.† (Note I 
> still need to update from Visible Trigger to Dismissable in the 
> understanding, but the rest is applicable.)
>
> Can you live with this knowing we can work on this editorially?
>
> *Steve Repsher*
>
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Regards, James

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