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Re: ARIA States and Properties Meeting

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2007 16:19:26 -0500
To: Richard Schwerdtfeger <schwer@us.ibm.com>
Cc: public-html@w3.org, www-svg@w3.org, public-xhtml2@w3.org, w3c-wai-pf@w3.org, w3c-html-cg@w3.org, cooper@w3.org
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On Wed, 2007-10-24 at 00:04 -0500, Richard Schwerdtfeger wrote:
> Background on ARIA markup inclusion discussion:
> B. The HTML working group proposes using hyphenated attributes:

Perhaps some members of the HTML WG are proposing that; the HTML WG
as a whole has not made any proposal.

It would help me if you'd cite the proposal by date/author/url.

> 1. ARIA property usage depends on the language type -- it is not
> consistent
> A. XML uses namespaced attributes: ARIA properties can be used by
> namespacing them, e.g. aria:activedescendant="[id]" per the ARIA
> specification today.

By that you mean, http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-aria-state-20071019/ yes?

Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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