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Re: What is "An API to manage application menus"?

From: Charles Pritchard <chuck@jumis.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2011 09:43:05 -0700
Message-Id: <B5C9FBD2-ECB6-40DD-B7B6-C58392A61F17@jumis.com>
Cc: ext Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>, public-device-apis WG <public-device-apis@w3.org>
To: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>




On Jun 8, 2011, at 5:46 AM, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com> wrote:

> On Jun/8/2011 8:31 AM, ext Robin Berjon wrote:
>> Hi Art,
>> 
>> On Jun 7, 2011, at 10:10 , Anssi Kostiainen wrote:
>>> * As part of the experiment (http://paulrouget.com/e/nativecontrols/), Paul proposes a way to extend the HTML5<menu>  as follows:
>> Also note that Paul's work involved prior discussions about how this could be handled in DAP, the pros and cons of an API vs purely declarative approaches, and other such aspects. I believe those were mostly in private email, but I'd be happy to make a public summary if there's interest.
> 
> Yes, please do. -Thanks, AB
> 

I'm interested as well.

The type=application attribute pair reminds me of ARIA landmark roles.

Even when using an API, it's likely that I'll be using ARIA semantics within the DOM.


-Charles
Received on Wednesday, 8 June 2011 16:43:34 GMT

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