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default value for readonly property?

From: Becky Gibson <Becky_Gibson@notesdev.ibm.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Jul 2007 14:53:24 -0400
To: wai-xtech@w3.org
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I am creating a colorPalette which is a grid organization of cells with 
the possible colors.   I am giving each cell the role of gridcell since 
the grid is keyboard navigable.  The role spec for gridcell [1] indicates 
that readonly is one of the Inherited States and Properties.  Is this 
inherited from grid since grid is the parent of gridcell?  What is the 
default value of readonly?  I can't find it specified for grid nor in the 
readonly property specification [2]?  Must I always specify the readonly 
state for a grid - I don't see a heading for Required States and 
Properties in the roles specification?


[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/aria-role/#gridcell
[2] http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-aria-state-20070601/#readonly

Becky Gibson
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Received on Monday, 30 July 2007 18:59:54 UTC

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