david.bolter at utoronto.ca
Tue Jul 31 17:25:21 UTC 2007
The dojo palette has pretty decent a11y support now including kb nav.
Colin Clark wrote:
> Hi Mark,
> Great question. My experience looking at several colour pickers was that
> they were inaccessible in a typical way for a lot of DHTML interfaces.
> They didn't work at all with the keyboard, instead relying entirely on
> mouse-based interactions.
> Mark Norton wrote:
>> Colin Clark wrote:
>>> were working on PreferAble, and while there were some nice ones, they
>>> were grossly inaccessible.
>> How were they inaccessible, Colin? To some degree, a color picker is
>> going to be tough for the vision impaired, though color-names and
>> color-values could help, perhaps as ALT or tool tips text. Why would a
>> color picker be any less accessible, mechanically at least, than a date
>> picker that shows a month?
>> - Mark Norton
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