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RE: The use of aria-readonly on contenteditable elements

From: White, Jason J <jjwhite@ets.org>
Date: Tue, 10 May 2016 17:01:02 +0000
To: Joanmarie Diggs <jdiggs@igalia.com>, Matt King <a11ythinker@gmail.com>
CC: 'ARIA Working Group' <public-aria@w3.org>
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: Joanmarie Diggs [mailto:jdiggs@igalia.com]
>Sent: Monday, May 09, 2016 5:02 PM

>I do not believe it would clear up this issue. It would address the unsupported
>role use. But we'd still have the situation in which the author put aria-
>readonly="true" on the contenteditable causing screen readers to present an
>editable element as not-editable/readonly.

Would there be strong objections to declaring contenteditable as providing strong native host language semantics?


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