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Re: Placeholder behavior

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 7 Oct 2014 16:20:47 +0100
Message-ID: <CA+ri+VkaGReqGUa_BTq=1djQQfX-7ZZ2V83m_Tq-b7xSaDLaWA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com>
Cc: Sailesh Panchang <spanchang02@yahoo.com>, Andrew Kirkpatrick <akirkpat@adobe.com>, Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines Working Group <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
suggest filing a bug
https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/describecomponents.cgi?product=ARIA

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Regards

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

On 7 October 2014 16:06, Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com> wrote:

>  Ø  that is the difference between WCAG conformance and defining how an
> accessible name is calculated by browsers.
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> My recommendation would be to clearly identify which API mappings are
> “fallback” in the Platform Mapping Guide and all other documents so people
> creating sufficient techniques and failures can point to concrete
> information when indicating why a particular property is not sufficient or
> is sufficient.
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> Best Regards,
>
>
>
> Jonathan
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> *From:* Steve Faulkner [mailto:faulkner.steve@gmail.com]
> *Sent:* Tuesday, October 07, 2014 11:00 AM
> *To:* Jonathan Avila
> *Cc:* Sailesh Panchang; Andrew Kirkpatrick; Alastair Campbell; Web
> Content Accessibility Guidelines Working Group
> *Subject:* Re: Placeholder behavior
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> On 7 October 2014 15:52, Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com>
> wrote:
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> IMO something that is used for fallback purposes cannot be relied upon to
> provide an accessible name for conformance.  Thus, I think our overall
> message is confusing to people.
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>
> that is the difference between WCAG conformance and defining how an
> accessible name is calculated by browsers.
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> Regards
>
> SteveF
>
> HTML 5.1 <http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/>
>
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