Closed Bug 1328740 Opened 3 years ago Closed 3 years ago
Firefox device permission dialog box is not accessible via keyboard
Try getting a Firefox device permission box for microphone or camera. Expected Result: The device permission box is accessible by keyboard controls(Tab,Arrows, Enter) Actual Result: The device permission box can be accessed by mouse only.
Component: Device Permissions → Site Identity and Permission Panels
Whiteboard: [fxprivacy] [triage]
Priority: -- → P3
Whiteboard: [fxprivacy] [triage] → [fxprivacy]
This patch makes focusing an anchor icon and pressing space or enter focus the panel. I hope that's sufficient.
Note that by switching panels it was already possible to focus the panel that was switched to, but that wasn't a great situation :)
Assignee: nobody → jhofmann
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Comment on attachment 8828136 [details] Bug 1328740 - Focus popup notification panels on anchor icon keypress. https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/105638/#review106772 I'm not sure focusing the main button rather than the first focusable element in the panel is perfect, but this is already a very nice improvement, so r+ anyway. Thanks for looking into this! :-)
Attachment #8828136 - Flags: review?(florian) → review+
Pushed by email@example.com: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/41914acaabea Focus popup notification panels on anchor icon keypress. r=florian
Hi Johann, which version can we expect this change to be in?
Hey, once this gets merged into central it will be in 53. That will be Aurora/Developer Edition in a few days.
Build ID: 20170131030205 User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64; rv:54.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/54.0 Verified as fixed on on Windows 10 x 64, Mac OS X 10.10 and Ubuntu 16.04 x64 on Firefox Nightly 54.0a1. On Mac OS X 10.11 and Mac OS X 10.12 permission dialog box is not accessible using keyboard. I logged this issue 1335737. I logged another two issue regarding the device permission box accessibility using keyboard 1335741 and 1335765.
[Tracking Requested - why for this release]: permission prompts should be keyboard accessible. Per discussion in bug 1282938 and on IRC in #privacy, it seems like we want to uplift this fix to 52 so that it's in the next ESR.
Comment on attachment 8828136 [details] Bug 1328740 - Focus popup notification panels on anchor icon keypress. Approval Request Comment [Feature/Bug causing the regression]: Long ago, this is relevant for 52 because we'd like to fix this a11y issue in ESR [User impact if declined]: Permission requests are not keyboard accessible which makes web permissions basically a11y-broken [Is this code covered by automated tests?]: Yes [Has the fix been verified in Nightly?]: Yes [Needs manual test from QE? If yes, steps to reproduce]: Show a web permission e.g. on https://permission.site. Focus the urlbar, press Shift + tab. Press space. The permission doorhanger should have focus. [List of other uplifts needed for the feature/fix]: None [Is the change risky?]: No [Why is the change risky/not risky?]: Small frontend change that focuses the popup on keypress. [String changes made/needed]: None
Comment on attachment 8828136 [details] Bug 1328740 - Focus popup notification panels on anchor icon keypress. It's been in FF53 already. Aurora53-.
Attachment #8828136 - Flags: approval-mozilla-aurora? → approval-mozilla-aurora-
(In reply to Gerry Chang [:gchang] from comment #13) > Comment on attachment 8828136 [details] > Bug 1328740 - Focus popup notification panels on anchor icon keypress. > > It's been in FF53 already. Aurora53-. Right, sorry, my muscle memory selected both. :)
Comment on attachment 8828136 [details] Bug 1328740 - Focus popup notification panels on anchor icon keypress. a11y fix for permission popups, should be in 52.0b7
Attachment #8828136 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta? → approval-mozilla-beta+
Flagging this for verification, instructions in Comment 12.
Reproduced the initial issue using old Nightly from 2017-01-04 under Ubuntu 16.04 32bit, verified that this is no longer reproducible using Firefox 52 beta 8 under Windows 10 64bit and Ubuntu 16.04 32bit.
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