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Re: Context of the main element

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:36:34 +0100
To: Jeremy Keith <jeremy@adactio.com>
Cc: Cameron Jones <cmhjones@gmail.com>, HTML WG (public-html@w3.org) <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20130131183634854400.b3b8bdc5@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Jeremy Keith, Thu, 31 Jan 2013 17:16:22 +0000:
> But as long as there was no native semantic that corresponded with 
> role="main", ARIA roles could never be abandoned completely. Hence, 
> the main element.

But if <main> was allowed to occur more than once, then it could not 
completely replace role="main": [1]

]] Within any document or application, the author SHOULD mark no more 
than one element with the main role.[[

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/wai-aria/complete#main
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leif halvard silli
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