Test Case sc1.4.2_l2_003: Background sound with object element via scripting

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleBackground sound with object element via scripting
DescriptionDocument containing reference to sound via the object element being inserted via scripting.
CreatorBenToWeb (johannes.koch@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2005-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-08-11
Statusaccepted QA

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)

Feature: object (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/struct/objects.html#edef-OBJECT.

Feature: script (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/struct/objects.html#edef-SCRIPT.

Test Data

Purpose

The test is intended to fail because the sound cannot be stopped in Firefox or Opera.

Expert Guidance

The browser must be JavaScript-enabled.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc1.4.2_l2_003 (XML).

Rules

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

Primary Rules

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 5, column 5: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#visual-audio-contrast-dis-audio.

Functional Outcome

Background sound cannot be stopped.

Technical Comment

The object element causes plays a sound that cannot be stopped.

Secondary Rules

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - June 2005 Working Draft)

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 5, column 5: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#visual-audio-contrast-dis-audio.

Functional Outcome

Background sound cannot be stopped.

Technical Comment

The object element causes plays a sound that cannot be stopped.