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Re: change proposal: ARIA in HTML5: replace current text of section 3.2.6

From: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Jun 2010 18:12:33 +0100
Message-ID: <AANLkTikz19AQqAO0HzBxR2AuPi32rw40MGybmgyHKVPD@mail.gmail.com>
To: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>, "Michael(tm) Smith" <mike@w3.org>
Cc: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Richard Schwerdtfeger <schwer@us.ibm.com>, Cynthia Shelly <cyns@microsoft.com>
May I suggest we ask for Issue- 14 Integration of WAI-ARIA roles into HTML5
http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/14  be re-opened as the new
proposal goes to the heart of this issue.

regards
steve

On 23 June 2010 18:01, Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Maciej,
>
> I will leave the decisions about how we handle this, up to the taskforce
> heads.
>
> regards
> Stevef
>   On 23 June 2010 17:56, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com> wrote:
>
>>
>>  On Jun 23, 2010, at 8:08 AM, Steven Faulkner wrote:
>>
>>  The ARIA mapping sub group has completed one of its deliverables:
>>
>> summary of the proposal:
>> Replace the current ARIA in HTML5 conformance section 3.2.6<http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/embedded-content-0.html#annotations-for-assistive-technology-products-aria>with the ARIA in HTML5 conformance section
>> 3.2.6<http://www.paciellogroup.com/blog/misc/HTML5/aria-html5-proposal.html>provided.
>>
>>
>> please review the section '3.2.6 Use of WAI-ARIA Roles, States and
>> Properties in HTML'  developed by the ARIA mapping sub team
>> http://www.paciellogroup.com/blog/misc/HTML5/aria-html5-proposal.html
>>
>>
>> the change proposal on the wiki is still be worked:
>> ARIA in HTML5: replace current text of section 3.2.6
>> *http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/ARIAinHTML5*
>>
>>
>>  This change proposal goes considerably beyond the scope of issues 85
>> (which is only about the role of the <a> element) and 109 (which is only
>> about the title). I don't think rewriting the whole section is a fitting a
>> Change Proposal for these two narrowly scoped issues.
>>
>> I suggest filing one or more bugs with the proposed changes (ideally
>> describing the changes in prose rather than just referencing the alternate
>> text).
>>
>> Regards,
>> Maciej
>>
>>
>
>
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>
> Steve Faulkner
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>
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Steve Faulkner
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