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FW: HTML-A11Y Task Force Consensus on Issue-204 (Updated)

From: Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
Date: Thu, 24 May 2012 16:33:34 +0000
To: "Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net> (janina@rednote.net)" <janina@rednote.net>
CC: "public-html-a11y@w3.org" <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-ID: <AB5704B0EEC35B4691114DC04366B37F02F458@TK5EX14MBXC127.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
FYI.

Please see http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2012May/0134.html thread about ISSUE-204 which is only on public-html@w3.org.

/paulc

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-----Original Message-----
From: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis [mailto:bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com] 
Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2012 10:56 AM
To: Charles Pritchard
Cc: Jonas Sicking; Edward O'Connor; public-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: HTML-A11Y Task Force Consensus on Issue-204 (Updated)

On Thu, May 24, 2012 at 2:06 PM, Charles Pritchard <chuck@jumis.com> wrote:
> and it doesn't have the legacy issues that we're butting up against 
> here with @hidden.

What "legacy issues"?

@hidden doesn't seem widely used in the wild, so I'm not sure how it can have legacy issues yet…

The accessibility story for web components, like <canvas>, involves mapping accessibility objects to visual regions, so it seems different from @hidden.

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Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis


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