Test Case sc2.3.1_l1_006: Content should not cause seizures due to photosensitivity

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleContent should not cause seizures due to photosensitivity
DescriptionDocument containing an applet with flashing content.
CreatorBenToWeb (daniela.ortner@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2005-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2006-10-23
Statusvalidated

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

Technical specification: Including an applet: the applet element .

ITC Guidance Note for Licensees on Flashing Images and Regular Patterns in Television

ITC Guidance Note for Licensees on Flashing Images and Regular Patterns in Television

Test Data

Purpose

The document is intended to fail because it contains content that violates the general flash threshold.

Expert Guidance

Java Runtime Environment must be installed for the test file to work as intended. Warning to expert checking the files, there is a flashing applet that may induce seizures in some people.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc2.3.1_l1_006 (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 9, column 12: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#seizure-does-not-violate.

Functional Outcome

Content may cause seizures due to photosensitivity.

Technical Comment

applet element is used to include flashing content.

Secondary Rules

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - June 2005 Working Draft)

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 9, column 12: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#flicker-does-not-violate.

Functional Outcome

Content may cause seizures due to photosensitivity.

Technical Comment

applet element is used to include flashing content.

Secondary Rule

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 9, column 12: URL unknown!.

Functional Outcome

Content may cause seizures due to photosensitivity.

Technical Comment

applet element is used to include flashing content.