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JR57321: THE DATE TIME PICKER'S BACK AND FORWARD FUNCTIONS ARE MISSING DESCRIPTIONS, WHICH SCREEN READERS NEED

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Accessibility standards require elements that are displayed,
    navigable, or both within a user interface to contain
    descriptive text that a screen reader or other assistive
    technology can read to describe the action. In this case, such
    text is missing for the Backward and Forward buttons of the
    responsive date time picker's inline calendar.
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED:
    IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    IBM BPM Express
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • No additional information is available.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix will be included in IBM BPM V8.5.7 cumulative fix 2017.03
    that will improve date time picker accessibility by including
    screen-readable descriptions.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR57321

  • Reported component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9500

  • Reported release

    857

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-01-24

  • Closed date

    2017-01-25

  • Last modified date

    2017-02-21

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9500

Applicable component levels

  • R857 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
21 February 2017