Test Case sc2.1.1_l1_006: Server side image map with redundant text links

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleServer side image map with redundant text links
DescriptionDocument containing a server-side image map with redundant text links for each active region. There are three active regions, covered by the words "Home", "News" and "Services".
CreatorBenToWeb (johannes.koch@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-09-01
Statusdraft

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

Technical specification: Server-side image maps: the MAP and AREAelements .

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

Technical specification: The INPUT element .

CSS2.0 Specification

CSS2.0 Specification

Test Data

Purpose

The test case is intended to pass as there are redundant text links for each active region of the server-side image map.

Expert Guidance

Check whether there are redundant text links for each active region of the server-side image map.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc2.1.1_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 passes (line 15, column 43) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#keyboard-operation-keyboard-operable.

The test case passes (line 16, column 45) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#keyboard-operation-keyboard-operable.

The test case passes (line 17, column 45) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#keyboard-operation-keyboard-operable.

Functional Outcome

There are redundant text links for each active region of the server side map.

Technical Comment

This server-side image map is implemented without the ismap attribute.

The server-side image map as such cannot provide the redundant text links; it is sufficient that they are provided in the web page.

This test case does not map to a WCAG 2.0 technique or failure.

Secondary Rules

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - April 2006 Working Draft (Last Call))

The test case passes (line 15, column 43) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#keyboard-operation-keyboard-operable.

The test case passes (line 16, column 45) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#keyboard-operation-keyboard-operable.

The test case passes (line 17, column 45) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#keyboard-operation-keyboard-operable.

Functional Outcome

There are redundant text links for each active region of the server side map.

Technical Comment

This server-side image map is implemented without the ismap attribute.

The server-side image map as such cannot provide the redundant text links; it is sufficient that they are provided in the web page.

Online version: sc2.1.1_l1_006.

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - February 2005 Editor's Draft)

The test case passes (line 15, column 43) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/WD-WCAG20-20050211/#2.1_keyboard-operation-keyboard-operable.

The test case passes (line 16, column 45) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/WD-WCAG20-20050211/#2.1_keyboard-operation-keyboard-operable.

The test case passes (line 17, column 45) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/WD-WCAG20-20050211/#2.1_keyboard-operation-keyboard-operable.

Functional Outcome

There are redundant text links for each active region of the server side map.