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Re: Change proposal for ISSUE-85

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Jun 2010 01:48:07 -0700
Cc: public-html@w3.org, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Message-id: <88981B72-1B6A-49DE-87EE-691138C3C98E@apple.com>
To: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>

On Jun 16, 2010, at 1:43 AM, Steven Faulkner wrote:

> I would like to point out at this time that ian's counter proposal
> currently only pertains to role="button". my proposal, discussed and
> supported by the accessibility taskforce,
> (http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/ARIAonanchor) relates
> to
> the following roles: button, link, menuitem, menuitemcheckbox,
> menuitemradio, radio, slider, scrollbar or progressbar.

Is it at all common to use an <a> element as a radio button, slider, scrollbar or progress bar? I don't believe I have ever seen any of those in the wild.

Regards,
Maciej
Received on Wednesday, 16 June 2010 08:48:40 UTC

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