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Re: role="text" and text frames

From: James Teh <jamie@nvaccess.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Jan 2016 08:24:08 +1000
To: Joseph Scheuhammer <clown@alum.mit.edu>, Richard Schwerdtfeger <schwer@us.ibm.com>, surkov.alexander@gmail.com
Cc: wai-xtech@w3.org, public-aria@w3.org
Message-ID: <56A15A88.7050409@nvaccess.org>
On 22/01/2016 3:28 AM, Joseph Scheuhammer wrote:
> On 2016-01-19 5:26 PM, James Teh wrote:
>> I'm even more convinced that static text is the more correct role 
>> recently, especially because ATK made the same decision.
>
> Does that mean the correct MSAA+IA2 mapping of role="text" is 
> ROLE_SYSTEM_STATICTEXT?  Or does it remain IA2_ROLE_TEXTFRAME, with 
> the a display object attribute = "inline"?
It's controversial, but I think I'm now leaning towards 
ROLE_SYSTEM_STATICTEXT.

Jamie

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