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RFE Contribution : Accessibility support "Temporary Files Settings dialog" of Java ControlPanel

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      Description

      SYNOPSIS
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      RFE Contribution: Accessibility support "Temporary Files Settings dialog" of Java ControlPanel

      OPERATING SYSTEMS
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      All (tested on Windows and Linux)

      PATCH BASE
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      The attached patch is based on JDK 7u3-b03.

      DESCRIPTION
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      As per:
      "Temporary Files Settings dialog" of Java ControlPanel does not adhere to Licensee's software accessibility guideline #2.2: Provide semantic information about user interface objects. When an image represents a program element, the information conveyed by the image must also be available in text. ( http://www-03.ibm.com/able/guidelines/software/accesssoftware.html )

      STEPS TO REPRODUCE
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      1. Install the above mentioned Oracle build
      2. Launch JavaControlPanel
      3. Under "General" tab's "Temporary internet Files" panel, Click "Settings" button. It brings of "Temporary Files Settings dialog"
      4. Use any accessibility tool to read the name and description of the controls shown

      Observation:
      Many controls do not have descriptions and some do not have names.

      FIX DESCRIPTION
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      Fix includes change to two files CacheSettingsDialog.java and Deployment.java

      - CacheSettingsDialog.java
        Call to set accessible name and description for the control we miss out accessible information

      - Deployment.java
        Add additional string to support adding accessible name or description

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              • Assignee:
                vrao Vivek Rao (Inactive)
                Reporter:
                dkorbel David Korbel (Inactive)
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