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Re: PROPOSAL: Expressing WAI-ARIA in CSS

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2013 19:06:21 +0100
Message-ID: <20724.18717.652996.685177@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: "Jens O. Meiert" <jens@meiert.com>
Cc: Reece Dunn <msclrhd@googlemail.com>, www-style@w3.org
Also sprach Jens O. Meiert:

 > > I am interested in being able to specify WAI-ARIA markup in CSS.
 > >
 > > The aria properties should cover semantics not currently specifiable
 > > in CSS;
 > 
 > Why? CSS’s purpose is not to add meaning (semantics).

True, CSS is about styling. But the CSS syntax is quite handy for
attaching any type of property/value pairs on elements. 

Cheers,

-h&kon
              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
Received on Monday, 14 January 2013 18:07:00 GMT

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