<AWT Dev> <Swing Dev>  JDK-7124285: Nothing heard from VoiceOver regarding the status of the progress bar
philip.race at oracle.com
Mon Oct 22 15:27:29 UTC 2018
On 10/22/18, 8:24 AM, Philip Race wrote:
> I'll partly answer my own question in so far as that if it doesn't
> have focus
> it probably isn't something that the AT would know is the component to
> be reading out ...
> but I expect it still should not be editable - please confirm this - and
> why is this a Mac-specific issue ?
Ah, the bug report says this is an issue on Windows as well.
> On 10/22/18, 7:58 AM, Philip Race wrote:
>> SFAIK the intent of the demo is that the ProgressBar is not user
>> adjustable so
>> why does it have to be focusable ?
>> It should not be possible to change its value directly, whether an AT
>> is involved
>> and you use the keyboard or directly with mouse.
>> So does this change break that intent ? Why does it work (presumably)
>> with JAWS+AccessBridge on Windows ?
>> On 10/22/18, 12:36 AM, shashidhara.veerabhadraiah at oracle.com wrote:
>>> Hi All, Please review a swingset fix for the below bug.
>>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-7124285
>>> Fix: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~sveerabhadra/7124285/webrev.00/
>>> Problem: The JProgressBar component used in the swingset demo was
>>> not focusable and once it is turned on, now the progress status is
>>> getting narrated via the voice over.
>>> Thanks and regards,
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