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Re: role="text" and text frames

From: Joseph Scheuhammer <clown@alum.mit.edu>
Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2016 13:07:58 -0500
Cc: James Teh <jamie@nvaccess.org>, Richard Schwerdtfeger <schwer@us.ibm.com>, wai-xtech@w3.org, public-aria@w3.org
To: Alexander Surkov <surkov.alexander@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <56A6647E.5010806@alum.mit.edu>
Hi Alex,

What's your take on this?

On 2016-01-21 5:24 PM, James Teh wrote:
> 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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