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Checkpoint 7.2

From: <thatch@us.ibm.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Aug 1999 10:30:46 -0500
To: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Message-ID: <852567D0.00552E39.00@d54mta08.raleigh.ibm.com>

Current 8/11 checkpoint 7.2 reads:

7.2 For dependent user agents. Ensure that the user has
      access to the content of an element selected by the user.
      [Priority 1]

I don't understand what this means. And didn't find help in the techniques
document. Perhaps the problem comes from the phrase "element selected by the
user." With the keyboard? With a mouse? Can any element be "selected." If none
can be selected, is 7.2 vacuously satisfied?


Jim Thatcher
IBM Special Needs Systems
Received on Tuesday, 17 August 1999 11:32:04 UTC

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