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Re: JAWS and relative positioning


From: Stephane Deschamps
Date: May 31, 2006 9:30AM

<quote who="Derek Featherstone">

> Hi Stephane,
> If you don't mind, I'd like to use your site as a test case. Clearly
> there is *something* not right, but I'd like to use our resources (the
> Web Standards Project - Accessibility Task Force) to help derive a very
> simple "test case" that demonstrates the problem. I use relatively
> positioned elements all the time and haven't come across the problem
> that your site demonstrates.
> We are currently contacting numerous AT vendors to see if they want to
> collaborate with us to test their product against a "test suite" of
> cases that we prepare and it seems that yours is a good one.
> Would you be able/williing to allow us to manipulate the code on a copy
> of your site to help determine the problem?

Oh yes, by all means do. Contact me offlist if you want plain-vanilla
sources etc.

Stephane Deschamps
Paris Web 2006 :