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Re: Call for consensus on longdesc change proposal

From: Gez Lemon <g.lemon@webprofession.com>
Date: Wed, 18 May 2011 01:25:11 +0100
Message-ID: <BANLkTi=NBP6jfPsO6dV3RqL=S=dm4wjqCA@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-html-a11y@w3.org
Given enough time, I'll eventually get the message correct :-)

> 2: aria-describedby isn't currently in the ARIA specification, and I'm
> very sceptical of disregarding longdesc, a useful attribute that is
> currently implemented, on the basis that WAI-ARIA may in some time
> have an equivalent attribute, and that some time later (if accepted)
> would be supported by AT.

aria-desribedby is of course in the WAI-ARIA specification; I meant
aria-describedat.

Regards,

Gez





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