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Re: Role "text" mistakenly mentioned in ARIA 1.1

From: Rich Schwerdtfeger <richschwer@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 1 Sep 2017 15:07:26 -0400
Message-Id: <B509BD64-4AFC-4B58-8E54-5F434D537FF9@gmail.com>
Cc: ARIA Working Group <public-aria@w3.org>
To: Aaron Leventhal <aleventhal@google.com>, Joanmarie Diggs <jdiggs@igalia.com>
We decided to to not include the new role of “text” in ARIA 1.1. There were too many concerns over it and it was felt more time was needed on it. … It was not deprecated.

I suspect it was part of an original pull request that was not fully accepted.

I am sure Joanie will correct it. Thank you.


> On Sep 1, 2017, at 12:58 PM, Aaron Leventhal <aleventhal@google.com> wrote:
> Here is the text:
> New role switch <https://www.w3.org/TR/wai-aria-1.1/#switch> , searchbox <https://www.w3.org/TR/wai-aria-1.1/#searchbox> , text , none <https://www.w3.org/TR/wai-aria-1.1/#none>;
> Note that the "text" link goes nowhere, presumably because it's been deprecated.
> - Aaron
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