<AWT Dev> [13] Review Request: 8214469 [macos] PIT: java/awt/Choice/ChoiceKeyEventReaction/ChoiceKeyEventReaction.java fails

semyon.sadetsky at oracle.com semyon.sadetsky at oracle.com
Fri Jun 7 00:14:54 UTC 2019

On 6/5/19 4:31 PM, Sergey Bylokhov wrote:

> On 05/06/2019 16:04, Semyon Sadetsky wrote:
>> I cannot find similar behavior of native components. What 
>> specifically do you emulate?
> I already point that a few emails before, On windows it use the native 
> components, on linux it emulate the motif library, only on mac it was 
> implemented as is, I guess it is most correct implementation.
Why motif on linux? Which of the supported OSes use it?
I've never saw such combo-box behavior on mac. Where I can see it?
>> A popup window that cannot be closed using keyboard only is a 
>> nonsense for any UI. I think you need to elaborate another solution.
> This popup cannot be opened by the keyboard and cannot be closed by 
> the keyboard, it is symmetric. It is similar to say unfocusable Button 
> which cannot be navigated nor pressed by the keyboard.
You probably need to read something about the UI accessibility 
principles before fixing such bugs, because what you stated above just 
opposites to them.

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