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Re: Proposal: move accessibility implementation requirements from HTML to HTML acc mappings spec

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 9 Sep 2014 15:58:43 +0100
Message-ID: <CA+ri+VkfcVYk1pB0MsjRagPnYKXJP=eGAmZFUPOWO=nOSE7wQQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Cynthia Shelly <cyns@microsoft.com>
Cc: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>, "W3C WAI Protocols & Formats" <public-pfwg@w3.org>
hi Cynthia
in the first table [1] the second column is currently both author and
implementation requirements - this will become author only. In the second
table the second column defines browser mapping requirements it will be
removed.



[1]
http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/dom.html#sec-strong-native-semantics
[2]
http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/dom.html#sec-implicit-aria-semantics

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Regards

SteveF
HTML 5.1 <http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/>

On 5 September 2014 23:54, Cynthia Shelly <cyns@microsoft.com> wrote:

>  Steve,
>
> I’m not completely clear on which parts of 3.2.7 you’re proposing to
> move.  Which sub-sections are the browser implementation requirements and
> which sub-sections are the author requirements?  Would native semantics
> pieces move?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Cynthia
>
>
>
> *From:* Steve Faulkner [mailto:faulkner.steve@gmail.com]
> *Sent:* Monday, September 1, 2014 6:24 AM
> *To:* HTMLWG WG; W3C WAI Protocols & Formats
> *Subject:* Proposal: move accessibility implementation requirements from
> HTML to HTML acc mappings spec
>
>
>
> Currently W3C HTML defines a set of browser implementation requirements in
> section 3.2.7 WAI-ARIA [1]. These are an incomplete subset of the
> requirements needed to provide interoperable implementations of HTML
> features to accessibility APIs.
>
> The HTML wg/PF is working on the HTML Accessibility API Mappings 1.1
> specification [2] which is intended to define the mappings of HTML features
> to platform accessibility APIs in sufficient detail for implementation of
> all HTML features to be  interoperable.
>
> I propose that the current implementation requirements in the HTML spec be
> removed and that the HTML Accessibility API Mappings 1.1 specification is
> referenced instead.
>
>
> Note: This does not effect the author conformance requirements in section
> 3.2.7.
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
> [1] http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/dom.html#wai-aria
> [2] http://rawgit.com/w3c/aria/master/html-aam/html-aam.html
>
>    --
>
> Regards
>
> SteveF
>
> HTML 5.1 <http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/>
>
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