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Re: Change made to WAI-ARIA section

From: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2011 18:17:57 +0100
Message-ID: <BANLkTimdn67O=VCo8d7Td802+c9bAnjVbw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, HTML WG LIST <public-html@w3.org>
On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 5:44 PM, Steve Faulkner
<faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:
> The following was added to the ARIA section of HTML5 yesterday
> "Authors must not set the ARIA roleand aria-* attributes to values that
> match the default implicit ARIA semanticsdefined in the following two
> tables."
> This was not part of any agreed change.
> I request a revert
> of http://html5.org/tools/web-apps-tracker?from=6039&to=6040

I also disagree with the details of this change, but the editor is free
to make such changes per the decision policy.


We might want to escalate to an Issue, per the Policy, after Step 3; the
bug is still in Step 2.

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
Received on Friday, 29 April 2011 17:18:25 UTC

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