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[Bug 10449] Consider allowing various command-like ARIA roles for h1-h6

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Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2010 05:25:33 +0000
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--- Comment #6 from Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>  2010-09-10 05:25:33 ---
(In reply to comment #5)
> (In reply to comment #4)
> > Could you give an example of <h1> being validly used in ways that these roles
> > would be suitable for?
> 
> yes, <summary>
> 
> HTML5 has role="heading" as strong native semantics for  <summary>.
> And yet, <summary> is an intereactive element.
> 
> (PS: We probaly need a bug to track whether role="heading" is correct for
> <summary> The aria-html5-proposal suggest no default role. )
> 
> However, unless HTML5's strong semantics <summary role="heading"> was an error
> on your part, then it seems to me that you are fully able to imagine that
> element can serve a double purpose - as button and as heading.

This bug is specifically about h1-h6, not about summary. Please use one or more
separate bugs to report issues with <summary>.

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