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Re: additional sentence for 204

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2012 09:57:28 -0700
Cc: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>, James Craig <jcraig@apple.com>, Cynthia Shelly <cyns@microsoft.com>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, Ted O'Connor <eoconnor@apple.com>
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To: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>

On Sep 18, 2012, at 9:28 AM, Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Janina,
> On Tue, Sep 18, 2012 at 9:36 AM, Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net> wrote:
>> The intention of the language we're looking for is to allow software to
>> identify which hidden conten can be revealed to users at their request,
>> and which content cannot. If the id and href approach is insufficient
>> for that, then we would need a different approach. But, the approach
>> must be one that software can reliably use to distinguish between the
>> two use cases of hidden content.
> Here is an idea: add a discoverable attribute. @discoverable or @nothiddenfromAT

Would it mean something different than aria-hidden=false?

 - Maciej
Received on Tuesday, 18 September 2012 16:58:08 UTC

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