LONGDESC attribute for FRAME elements
On this page:
About these tests
More HTML 4.01 Tests
UAAG 1.0 Test Suite
UAAG 1.0 Requirement
Render conditional content
Allow configuration to provide access to each piece of unrendered conditional content "C".
When a specification does not explain how to provide access to this content, do so as follows: If C is a summary, title, alternative, description, or expansion of another piece of content D, provide access through at least one of the following mechanisms: (1a) render C in place of D; (2a) render C in addition to D; (3a) provide access to C by allowing the user to query D. In this case, the user agent must also alert the user, on a per-element basis, to the existence of C (so that the user knows to query D); and (4a) allow the user to follow a link to C from the context of D. Otherwise, provide access to C through at least one of the following mechanisms: (1b) render a placeholder for C, and allow the user to view the original author-supplied content associated with each placeholder; (2b) provide access to C by query (e.g., allow the user to query an element for its attributes). In this case, the user agent must also alert the user, on a per-element basis, to the existence of C; and (3b) allow the user to follow a link in context to C.
- When viewing frames, the values of the LONGDESC attribute must be available through the user interface.
- Most user agents will provide access to the LONGDESC information by providing access to the document whose URI is contained by the LONGDESC attribute, or through querying the frame in a context senstive menu.
- The conditional content associated with the LONGDESC attribute must be available for each frame.
- This information should be used to provide access to the external document containing the frame description.
<frameset rows="70%, 30%">
<frame name="head" src="0203-FRAME-LONGDESC-SRC.html" title="FRAME LONGDESC Test Suite Information" longdesc="../action/frame-description.html" scrolling="yes"/>
<frame name="target1" src="../frames/frame-target1.html" title="Frame Test Suite Target 1" longdesc="../action/frame-description.html" scrolling="no"/>
<div class="message">Frames are disabled or not supported by this user
agent. To use this test suite, frames must be enabled.</div>
HTML 4.01 specification for FRAME
HTML 4.01 specification for LONGDESC
This test is part of a
User Agent Accessibility Guidelines (UAAG)
. This work is conducted by the
User Agent Accessibility Guidelines Working
, which is part of W3C's
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
. Please send comments on this test to email@example.com (
Test created by:
Last modified: $Date: 2003/07/29 21:26:01 $ by $Author: koteles $
© 1999 - 2003
), All Rights Reserved. W3C