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Re: role attribute not listed under global attributes

From: Cameron Jones <cmhjones@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2013 15:40:23 +0000
Message-ID: <CALGrgetdM6t=LhUbHdpxu_d8cyFZtWr7Xp1xL-O=FTggOLb3EQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
On Fri, Feb 1, 2013 at 1:29 PM, Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>wrote:

> The HTML spec does not list the role attribute or other  aria attributes
> in the global attribute list [1].
> Since these attributes are global attributes in HTML [2], it would seem to
> make sense or at least to have some infor and a reference to the wai-aria
> section
I agree. As a normative requirement it should be in the global attributes

"User agents are required to implement ARIA semantics on all HTML
as defined in the ARIA specifications."

Cameron Jones
Received on Friday, 1 February 2013 15:40:50 UTC

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