HTML-A11y Bug Triage telecon

12 Mar 2014

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Léonie_Watson, Mark_Sadecki, Adrian_Roselli, Chaals_McCathie_Nevil
Joseph, O'Connor
Léonie Watson
Adrian Roselli


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Bug 24859 http://tinyurl.com/o9bp2z3

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LW: Best bet is to ask Media sub-team if this has a11y aspects that we need to track.
... Add a11y keyword, add media keyword, add to current bug page on triage.


Bug 24860 http://tinyurl.com/ou9a7jp

AR: I'm having trouble parsing the discrete issue here.

LW: We should pass this to the media team, let them provide feedback.
... Add a11y keyword, add media keyword.

Bug 25003 http://tinyurl.com/p7v74nr

<MarkS> Bug 25003 - modify required heading mappings to reflect reality

MS: Steve has this and filed it, it already has a11y keyword.

LW: If we feel this may be contentious, then we should bump to the TF to monitor.
... Will add the a11ytf keyword.

Bug 24986 http://tinyurl.com/o5lh6e5

LW: Probably bump to media sub-team.

AR: I don't see what there is to track here.

MS: I don't think we have a need to track this.

LW: No need to track.

Bug 24997 http://tinyurl.com/q6r5ss4

<MarkS> Bug 24997 - Add "Return values for Text.kind" table

LW: No need to track.

MS: Agreed.

Bug 25005 http://tinyurl.com/q2cd9r3

MS: Doesn't seem to have any a11y implications.

<MarkS> Bug 25005 - Add MPEG-2 TS metadata text track cue generation guideline

AR: Agreed.

LW: Agreed. No need to track.

Bug 24862 http://tinyurl.com/nfo38ro

<MarkS> Bug 24862 - Disabling Subtitles Based on Users Changing Preferences in the UA

LW: This bug has already been closed as a duplicate.

Bug 24996 http://tinyurl.com/pymhojg

<MarkS> Bug 24996 - <summary> and heading question

MS: Also marked as resolved.

Outstanding bugs http://tinyurl.com/nkl7qtu


Bug 13623


<MarkS> Bug 13623 - Allow more flexible presentation of menus

RESOLUTION close bug 13623

Bug 13630

<MarkS> Bug 13630 - Better method for user-friendly help or hints

<MarkS> https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13630

RESOLUTION close bug13630

RESOLUTION close bug 13630

Bug 13129

<MarkS> https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13129

<MarkS> Bug 13129 - Accessible Tables examples in HTML 5 spec

MS: Should probably verify this hasn't already been changed.

<MarkS> http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/tabular-data.html#the-table-element

MS: What is the current position on the summary attribute on tables?

<chaals> [I found http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20-TECHS/html.html#H73]

AR: Bug is nearly 3 years old but references (at the time) current screen reader support.

CN: Consult with Joshue to understand what he wants to do with this.

Bug 13449


<MarkS> Bug 13449 - Don't allow blank alt text on area elements

CN: May be worth writing a test case. I'll do that.

LW: Move to a11y TF component.
... Please add the a11yTF keyword.

<LJWatson> Chair: Léonie Watson

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