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Re: Automatied testing options for 2.1.4 Character key Shortcuts and 2.5.2 Pointer Cancellation

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2019 16:17:44 +0000
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Message-ID: <6a7ea73a-0ab8-b8e9-d6aa-97945593611f@splintered.co.uk>
On 04/02/2019 15:27, Jonathan Avila wrote:
>> But yes, lacking the ability to programmatically query "which event listeners are registered on this page/element", the only solution at the moment would be to scour any referenced JS files or <script> elements, and take the presence of any of those strings as a flag for manual checking.
> Or do some monkey testing sending keystrokes to the page and different focused controls.

Problem there is how to programmatically verify that "something happened 
/ was triggered" though.  Possibly look out for DOM mutation, but that 
might still not catch all actions.

Patrick H. Lauke

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