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inaccessibility of instances page in my openstack installation



Iâ??m using the Jaws screen reader to access the site.


Notice youâ??ll need to use a screen reader to  access the site to reproduce the issue.


Chrome is latest version (it automatically updates).





From: Donny Davis <donny at fortnebula.com> 
Sent: Friday 9 August 2019 12:58
To: tim.j.culhane at gmail.com
Cc: OpenStack Discuss <openstack-discuss at lists.openstack.org>
Subject: Re: inaccessibility of instances page in my openstack installation


Hit enter too soon, 


Also are you trying to use the arrow buttons on your keyboard to navigate around?




On Fri, Aug 9, 2019 at 7:55 AM Donny Davis <donny at fortnebula.com <mailto:donny at fortnebula.com> > wrote:

I am using OpenStack Stein and Chrome Version 76.0.3809.100 (Official Build) (64-bit) and just tested this functionality and it seems to be working as expected. 


I went to the instances page, tabbed to launch instance and hit enter. This brings up the launch instance dialog for me. 


What version of chrome are you using?





On Fri, Aug 9, 2019 at 4:23 AM <tim.j.culhane at gmail.com <mailto:tim.j.culhane at gmail.com> > wrote:


I'm a blind programmer and we use Openstack in our organisation to   create
and manage servers for development.

In the past when I wanted to launch or delete an instance I'd go to the
Instances page.

Just above the table listing the current instances I have,  would be a
series of buttons  which allowed you to launch, delete  instances or carry
out more actions.

When using Firefox I can  access these  items via the keyboard  by hitting
enter on them.

Up to very recently this was also the case in Chrome (which is my preferred

However, in the last week of so I've noticed that I can no longer use the
keyboard to interact with these controls, you need to click them with the

I'm not sure if this is an issue with Chrome or with Openstack.
Has there been any recent changes to Openstack which might explain this?

Many thanks,


Instance ID = Filter Launch Instance Delete Instances More Actions

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