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Re: Using ARIA in HTML

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 30 Jun 2012 17:40:35 +0100
Message-ID: <CA+ri+VknVrKTDriW3OG2MTy3u+ukDoXVcB-FugU01GNRFy5vFg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Cc: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
Hi Leif,

thanks for your comments, I will review and get back to you.

Note: you or anyone can now file bugs against Using ARIA in HTML, as it has
a bugzilla component thanks to Mike Smith
 file a bug<https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/enter_bug.cgi?product=HTML%20WG&component=Using%20ARIA%20in%20HTML>

regards
SteveF

On 30 June 2012 15:04, Leif Halvard Silli
<xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>wrote:

> Leif Halvard Silli, Sat, 30 Jun 2012 15:51:35 +0200:
>
> Another change I recommend for the 'Using ARIA in HTML' document [1] is
> that, when the equivalent ARIA _role_ does not exist, then instead of
> just saying "none", instead say "no role". Justification: "No role" is
> what HTML5 says.[2]
>
> With such a change, the particular table example I made, would look
> like this:
>
> Native HTML f|Equiv ARIA f|Rely on native HTML f?|Alt. non-equiv ARIA f.
> -------------|------------|----------------------|----------------------
>     table    | no role    |          YES         | # roles: any,HOWEVER:
>              |            |                      | ## only grid recc'ed
>             |            |                      | ## presentation unrec
>             |            |                      | # aria-*: global
>
> PS: The doc has <h1>Using ARIA in HTML</h1>. Simultaneously it also has
> <title>Using ARIA in HTML5</title>. They should say the same, no?
>
> [1] http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/aria-unofficial/raw-file/tip/index.html
> [2] http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/wai-aria.html#concept-role-none
> --
> Leif H Silli
>



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