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Re: ARIA & WCAG 2.0

From: James Craig <jcraig@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2010 10:47:11 -0700
Cc: LU OGBE <oluogbe@googlemail.com>, WAI Interest Group list <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-Id: <8B866BAA-CDA8-4019-9CCA-7FEC7ED6DA92@apple.com>
To: Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org>
On Mar 15, 2010, at 10:30 AM, Shawn Henry wrote:

>> On 15/03/2010 16:47, LU OGBE wrote:
>>> Please can anyone suggest where I can find documentation on which of the
>>> principles of WCAG 2.0, ARIA satisfies?
> 
> The specific page of the Techniques document that lists "WAI-ARIA Techniques for WCAG 2.0" is at http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20-TECHS/aria.html
> 
> Note that this is not an exhaustive list of how WAI-ARIA can be used to meet WCAG 2.0.
> Additional techniques may be added in the future.

Any chance that document will be updated when ARIA is finalized? The techniques document uses namespaces (waistate:describedby, aaa:required) that were removed from the ARIA spec several years ago. I believe if was prior to the WCAG 2 publication date. In other words, all of the examples in "WAI-ARIA Techniques for WCAG 2.0" are wrong.

James
Received on Monday, 15 March 2010 17:47:45 GMT

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