RE: Agenda: March 31, 2016 WAI-ARIA Working Group

Regrets for this week.



From: Rich Schwerdtfeger [] 
Sent: 28 March 2016 23:25
To: ARIA Working Group <>
Cc: Léonie Watson <>
Subject: Agenda: March 31, 2016 WAI-ARIA Working Group


Agenda: March 31, 2016 WAI-ARIA Working Group
Time of meeting is 12:30PM EST, 9:30AM PST, 16:30 UTC, duration is 1.5 hours
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LEONIE: I am copying you specifically as we will be discussing your feedback on the PASSWORD Role

1. CSUN Round the Table Discussion (observations, etc)
2. 7 day CFC for Password Role 
       - one objection -
       - one concern -

3. Action 1490 and 1743: Combobox and aria-activedescendant on application (25 minutes *max* discussion) Matt
       - Proposal: 
       - Proposal:
       - Proposal:
4. Action 1489: Propose spec text to limit what aria attributes can be overriden by strong native semantics (Michael)
       - Proposal: 
5. Action 2040: Modify section 7.4 to include role values to include role values as native host language semantics in paragraph 2 (Michael)
6: Action 1624 Develop publication strategy and solution that would exclude abstract roles for authors (Michael, Shane)
7. Action 2023 Write a proposal about how to modify the definition of role text to limit its use. 
       - AAPI subgroup does not want this applied to anything other than images and wants to restrict role=“text” to images in the HTML host language. We need to hear both sides one more time. The big concern is embedding links. 
8. Action 1560 Email list with discussion of on/off value labels (maybe value text) and extending value descriptions to other controls (Stefan)
9. Review Open Action Items and Issues (Many overdue items - need to get new dates and determine if must reassign)  
Extended Description Analysis: 
ARIA Test Plan Action Items: 
ARIA Implementation Guide: 

ARIA Name Computation Issues and Actions: 


ARIA Test Report: 


ARIA 1.1 Test Plan Issues and Actions: 


ARIA 1.1 Test Harness: 


Use Cases for Extended Descriptions: 

WAI-ARIA Extension Process:  
ARIA Working Group Decision Policy  
Minutes Last Meeting:

Rich Schwerdtfeger




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