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Re: Access-keys in Debian pages

On Tue, Jun 27, 2006 at 08:55:50PM +0200, Jutta Wrage wrote:
> Including the access-keys from IBM-rocommendation seems not to be the  
> right way. One of the blind people (who noted out that the pages now  
> are much better than one and a half year ago) told me either not to  
> use access-keays at all or to use numbers only and not letters.  

I really have problems to understand you. What are these access-keys
you're referring to? Ordinary application shortcuts such as Alt+F to
start special actions?

> Letters can conflict with their software keys anf make the system  
> unusable for them,

What are software keys? Hotkeys which start applications when pressed?
I use xterm to start applications. Together with TAB (and the bell
tone if it's ambiguous) this should be usable for blind persons as

Sorry for being confused, but first I tried to apply these terms to
the Debian website and failed ...


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