Test Case xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_2.2_l2_sc1_001: Warning that blinks for three seconds or less

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleWarning that blinks for three seconds or less
DescriptionA document with a search form that has a text input field and a submit button. When the user enters a search string of less than three characters, the web page displays a warning that blinks for three seconds.
CreatorBenToWeb (Christophe.Strobbe@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-09-29
Statusaccepted for end user evaluation

Technologies and Features

Technologies are markup languages or data formats. If the technology is a markup language, “features” refers to elements and attributes.

XHTML™ 1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

XHTML™ 1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

Cascading Style Sheets, level 2

Cascading Style Sheets, level 2

Standard ECMA-262: ECMAScript Language Specification

Standard ECMA-262: ECMAScript Language Specification

Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification (Second Edition)

Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification (Second Edition)

Test Data

Purpose

This test case is intended to pass because the warning does not blink for more than three seconds. Only the warning is tested here, not the other parts of the page.

Test Modes

End user.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_2.2_l2_sc1_001 (XML).

Rules

“Rules” refer to success criteria in WCAG 2.0, checkpoints in WCAG 1.0 and similar requirements.

Primary Rules

The test case passes the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#time-limits-blink.

Functional Outcome

The warning blinks for less than three seconds.

Technical Comment

See http://wiki.script.aculo.us/scriptaculous/show/SupportedBrowsers for browers that support the scripts used in this test: Microsoft Internet Explorer for Windows, version 6.0 and higher; Mozilla Firefox 1.0/Mozilla 1.7 and higher; Apple Safari 1.2 and higher; Konqueror; Camino; Opera 7.54; Opera 8.