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Re: role="text" and text frames

From: Rich Schwerdtfeger <richschwer@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Jan 2016 15:43:59 -0600
Cc: Joseph Scheuhammer <clown@alum.mit.edu>, James Teh <jamie@nvaccess.org>, Rich Schwerdtfeger <schwer@us.ibm.com>, "wai-xtech@w3.org" <wai-xtech@w3.org>, public-aria@w3.org
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To: Alexander Surkov <surkov.alexander@gmail.com>
Cool.

Rich Schwerdtfeger




> On Jan 27, 2016, at 11:06 AM, Alexander Surkov <surkov.alexander@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi, Joseph. As long as you all agree on static text, I'm good with that.
> 
> On Mon, Jan 25, 2016 at 1:07 PM, Joseph Scheuhammer <clown@alum.mit.edu <mailto:clown@alum.mit.edu>> wrote:
> 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 
> 
> 
> -- 
> ;;;;joseph.
> 
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