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Re: grids vs sortable tables

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 2 Feb 2016 13:42:38 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+Vnj6tHCKCKsY7Gh1ggvyJxPSFuucOLTvQAhA1yfm_Yx4g@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Schnabel, Stefan" <stefan.schnabel@sap.com>
Cc: Fred Esch <fesch@us.ibm.com>, Accessible Rich Internet Applications Working Group <public-aria@w3.org>, W3C WAI Accessible Platform Architectures <public-apa@w3.org>
On 2 February 2016 at 12:06, Schnabel, Stefan <stefan.schnabel@sap.com>
wrote:

> This seems to leave aria-sort API mapping out in the wild for a while for
> UIA and AXAPI:
>
> http://www.w3.org/TR/wai-aria-1.1/#aria-sort and
> https://www.w3.org/TR/core-aam-1.1/ aria-sort
>
>
>
> (because there will be no API mapping for the native concept of sort in
> tables which one could then reuse for aria-sort)
>

not really, as there are quite a few roles/states/properties that don't map
to native concepts in acc APIs, each platform API has a method of dealing
with this:

https://www.w3.org/TR/core-aam-1.1/#ariaSortAscendingDescendingOther

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Regards

SteveF
Current Standards Work @W3C
<http://www.paciellogroup.com/blog/2015/03/current-standards-work-at-w3c/>
Received on Tuesday, 2 February 2016 13:43:49 UTC

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