From:  Marco Zehe <mzehe@mozilla.com>
Date:  09 Sep 2015 22:15:24 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.accessibility
Subject:  

Re: Brailleback Navigation Keys No Longer Working in Firefox for Android

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Hi Dan,
does touching and exploration work as expected still? Do swipes between
elements work on your device? I am totally baffled as to what might be
wrong.

Marco


On Wed, Sep 9, 2015 at 4:12 PM, Dan Brown  wrote:

> Dear Marco,
>
> Thank you for the quick response.  My device shows Brailleback version
> 0.93.0, so I don't believe there's been an update.  I have tried
> uninstalling and then reinstalling Firefox, and have done the same for
> Brailleback.  My other apps are working just as they were on the previous
> device, Samsung Note4, so I'm not sure what's going on.  Any other ideas of
> what I could try?
>
> Cordially,
>
> Dan
>
> ------------------------------
> *From:* Marco Zehe [mailto:mzehe@mozilla.com]
> *Sent:* Wednesday, September 09, 2015 8:41 AM
> *To:* Dan Brown
> *Cc:* accessibility@lists.mozilla.org
> *Subject:* Re: Brailleback Navigation Keys No Longer Working in Firefox
> for Android
>
> Hi Dan,
>
> has there been a BrailleBack update for some devices recently? I didn't
> see anything, and we certainly didn't make any conscious choices that could
> warrant BrailleBack from stopping to work.
>
> In any case, we're currently in the process of bringing our Android more
> up to speed with current releases, but this is not in Firefox 40 or such,
> but will debut later this year. So those changes we're making cannot have
> caused the problems you're seeing. If at all, they should even cause less
> problems than more. :)
>
> Marco
>
>
> On Wed, Sep 9, 2015 at 3:27 PM, Dan Brown  wrote:
>
>> Greetings all,
>>
>> I recently upgraded to the Samsung Note5 running Android 5.1.1, and
>> Firefox
>> 40.0.3.  I am using a Brailliant 32-cell display with Brailleback.  While
>> the menu and address bar work as before, I receive a beep whenever I use
>> any
>> forward braille navigation command.  For example, pan right, advance item,
>> or advance line.  The previous navigation keys, such as pan left, take me
>> back to the menu at the top of the page.  Letter navigation, such as H for
>> heading, and G for graphic, work as before.
>>
>> Is anyone else experiencing this problem?
>>
>> Cordially,
>>
>> Dan
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