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tabindex and scope test (FORM in TABLE)

From: Gregory J. Rosmaita <oedipus@hicom.net>
Date: Sun, 16 Sep 2007 20:34:24 -0400
To: www-archive@w3.org
Message-Id: <20070917002250.M96427@hicom.net>
the attached file is a demonstration of sample text, adapted from the 
example provided by "Techniques for WCAG 2.0", which is included in its 
entirety at the following long, possibly wrapping, URI:


and tweaked, through the removal of the "title" attribute defined for 
input element, and the addition of "scope", so as to test:

  1. assistive technologies' (in particular, the state of screen reader) 
     support for the "scope" attribute defined in HTML 4.01 Strict

  2. support for the "tabindex" attribute defined in HTML 4.01 Strict


Techniques for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, version 2.0:

tabindex: http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/interact/forms.html#h-17.11.1

scope: http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/struct/tables.html#adef-scope

lex parsimoniae:
  * entia non sunt multiplicanda praeter necessitatem.
the law of succinctness:
  * entities should not be multiplied beyond necessity.
Gregory J. Rosmaita, oedipus@hicom.net
         Camera Obscura: http://www.hicom.net/~oedipus/

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