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Re: Screen readers do not obey language changes in HTML

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:11:21 +0100
Message-ID: <CA+ri+VmqJOrF5z7ra2rd5jQJquQXcNm5JXGR5KOCUw00gTtyGA@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Batusic, Mario" <mario.batusic@fabasoft.com>
Cc: Christophe Strobbe <strobbe@hdm-stuttgart.de>, "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
On 29 April 2015 at 15:47, Batusic, Mario <mario.batusic@fabasoft.com>

> Thanks a lot. That about APIs confirms what I feared. The way you point,
> Christophe, is probably so complicated that the JAWS and NVDA developers
> push the task back so long – because the bug is posted by both for long now.

In Firefox the language is exposed via an Iaccessible2 text attribute



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