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Re: picking up on some comments in IRC on ARIA

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 02 Sep 2009 12:07:26 +0200
To: "Steven Faulkner" <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, "HTMLWG WG" <public-html@w3.org>, "W3C WAI-XTECH" <wai-xtech@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.uzmjqola64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Wed, 02 Sep 2009 11:47:46 +0200, Steven Faulkner  
<faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:
> <annevk2> I actually thought the plan would be that someone defined an
> abstract accessibility API that we'd map elements against
>
> there are accessibility APIs that browsers map elements and attributes to
> (that have roles/states/properties covered by the APis) these are what  
> ARIA
> is mapped to
>  refer to http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/aria-implementation/#mapping_role and
> http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/aria-implementation/#mapping_state-property

Yes, direct mapping works too. I was just recalling a slightly different  
plan that was discussed at TPAC.


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Anne van Kesteren
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Received on Wednesday, 2 September 2009 10:08:21 UTC

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