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39197362Encourage UAs to make tooltips keyboard-accessible.2009-09-20 11:37
@@ -86974,20 +86974,24 @@ time:empty { binding: <i title="">time</i>; }</pre>
   <h4>The <code title="attr-title">title</code> attribute</h4>
   <p>Given an element (e.g. the element designated by the mouse
   cursor), if the element, or one of its ancestors, has a <code
   title="attr-title">title</code> attribute, and the nearest such
   attribute has a value that is not the empty string, it is expected
   that the user agent will expose the contents of that attribute as a
+  <p>User agents are encouraged to make it possible to view tooltips
+  without the use of a pointing device, since not all users are able
+  to use pointing devices.</p>
   <p>U+000A LINE FEED (LF) characters are expected to cause line
   breaks in the tooltip.</p>
   <h4>Editing hosts</h4>
   <p>The current text editing caret (the one at the <span>caret
   position</span> in a focused <span>editing host</span>) is expected
   to act like an inline replaced element with the vertical dimensions
   of the caret and with zero width for the purposes of the CSS