[Webkit-unassigned] [Bug 19648] New: Should the dropdown list be skipped in tab navigation?

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Tue Jun 17 23:01:48 PDT 2008


           Summary: Should the dropdown list be skipped in tab navigation?
           Product: WebKit
           Version: 523.x (Safari 3)
          Platform: Macintosh
               URL: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=349357
        OS/Version: Mac OS X 10.5
            Status: UNCONFIRMED
          Severity: Trivial
          Priority: P2
         Component: Accessibility
        AssignedTo: webkit-unassigned at lists.webkit.org
        ReportedBy: me.at.work at gmail.com

There is a bit of debate over if it's a bug in safari or not for safari to
allow you to tab navigate to dropdown menus.

I'll include some select quotes:

(In reply to comment #6)
> (In reply to comment #5)
> > It's interesting (and perhaps a Safari bug) that Safari does this, because
> > popup menus elsewhere in the OS definitely don't get focused when FKA is off. 
> Apple seems not to think it's a bug, since Safari 3 (along with all WebKit
> browsers) continues this practice.  I still think it's odd, though, since it
> doesn't match the rest of the OS.  That, or hyatt hasn't figured out how to
> differentiate between select-as-popup-menu and select-as-listbox yet, which I
> find improbable ;)

So, should Safari do this, or is it a bug?

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