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Re: ISSUE 30 @longdesc use cases

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2010 16:34:55 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTimCUqPZaY3EMqS2wEP29cHFnoBz9nsd+bpefsdX@mail.gmail.com>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Cc: John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>, Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>, W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>, Barry McMullin <barry.mcmullin@dcu.ie>, Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
2010/8/23 Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>:
> Jonas Sicking, Mon, 23 Aug 2010 11:52:48 -0700:
>
>> I know @hidden and display:none hides content from screen readers when
>> reading the general flow of the page. However, as I said, code
>> inspection indicates that it does not prevent the content from being
>> pointed to by aria-describedby. And my reading of the ARIA
>> specification indicates that Firefox is correct in this
>> implementation.
>
> Where does ARIA 1.0 speak about @hidden?

It doesn't, hence I don't see that it would be affected by it.

/ Jonas
Received on Monday, 23 August 2010 23:35:48 GMT

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