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A Crawljax Based Approach to Exploit Traditional Accessibility Evaluation Tools for AJAX Applications

  • F. Ferrucci
  • F. Sarro
  • D. Ronca
  • S. Abrahao
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Abstract

We present a Crawljax based approach to automatically evaluate the accessibility of AJAX applications. Crawljax is a tool able to crawl an AJAX application for inferring a corresponding state-flow graph. Thus, combining Crawljax with a traditional tool for accessibility testing we realized a plugin that provides an automatic generation of accessibility evaluation reports for AJAX applications. The proposed approach has been experimented carrying out a case study that highlighted its effectiveness. Nevertheless, the case study also revealed some shortcomings of the current implementation of Crawljax.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica e InformaticaUniversity of SalernoSalernoItaly
  2. 2.Universidad Politécnica de ValenciaValenciaSpain

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