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Re: FW: Proposal: remove aria-describedat from the ARIA 1.1 specification

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2015 11:21:14 -0600
Message-ID: <CAOk_reEZPucdPc7X3spvLS_ngTo+MiJjhD6Kpczu410wTZS37w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: Richard Schwerdtfeger <schwer@us.ibm.com>, Chaals McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>, Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>, "public-digipub-ig@w3.org" <public-digipub-ig@w3.org>, "W3C WAI Protocols & Formats" <public-pfwg@w3.org>
Huzzah!

On Thu, Nov 12, 2015 at 11:19 AM, Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Shane, I made a fork of the demo with a change:
> http://s.codepen.io/stevef/debug/yYGaeV
> I put the id target for the flowto on the p element rather than the
> container. JAWS announced the content rather than being silent :-)
>
> --
>
> Regards
>
> SteveF
> Current Standards Work @W3C
> <http://www.paciellogroup.com/blog/2015/03/current-standards-work-at-w3c/>
>
> On 12 November 2015 at 17:05, Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>>
>> On 12 November 2015 at 16:50, Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Sexy - nice work Steve!  Looking at it I am curious about something
>>> though - if I type '=' to go to the flows to item, why is it not read out
>>> immediately?
>>
>>
>> This is just the way JAWS works in this case, I see no reason why it
>> could not be better implemented, note that if you follow the 'flows from'
>> back to the image it is announced.
>>
>> --
>>
>> Regards
>>
>> SteveF
>> Current Standards Work @W3C
>> <http://www.paciellogroup.com/blog/2015/03/current-standards-work-at-w3c/>
>>
>
>


-- 
Shane McCarron
Managing Director, Applied Testing and Technology, Inc.
Received on Thursday, 12 November 2015 17:21:44 UTC

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