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RE: order of events

From: Sean Murphy (seanmmur) <seanmmur@cisco.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Dec 2016 00:48:19 +0000
To: Adam Cooper <cooperad@bigpond.com>, "'WAI Interest Group'" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <3c9be606cd0a41eab897c40330cf170c@XCH-RCD-001.cisco.com>
Adam,

There is a tool by TPG called Aviewer which might help with your query.

Sean Murphy
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From: Adam Cooper [mailto:cooperad@bigpond.com]
Sent: Monday, 5 December 2016 8:25 PM
To: 'WAI Interest Group' <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Subject: order of events

Hi everyone,

I'm trying to make the firing of a simple HTML success message reliable cross browser/cross screen reader using toastr.js.

It's in the context of a really lumpy CRM product in which script execution/network performance/event timings/redundant post requests are influential on whether screen readers announce the insertion of a text node within a <div> with aria-live='assertive' and role='alert'.

Is there anything out there that specifies what order these 'event's fire in or defines a contract between DOM + accessibility API + screen reader etc.? Thus far, I have 3 different behaviours across 5 versions of a popular screen reader  ...

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