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Re: Because a checkbox can be perceived as a toggle button

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2016 14:29:20 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+Vnc5_ZBx3Hm+kOeAkksBaCAj61Xc=8FJogB+q-V3pTVUg@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Jan Hellbusch [2bweb.de]" <hellbusch@2bweb.de>
Cc: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
On 21 November 2016 at 14:02, Jan Hellbusch [2bweb.de] <hellbusch@2bweb.de>
wrote:

> There seems to be a slight inconsistency between the current HTML spec and
> the ARIA in HTML overview
>

HTML normatively points to ARIA in HTML, so in case of any inconsistency
refer to ARIA in HTML

Authors may use the ARIA role and aria-* attributes on HTML elements
> <https://www.w3.org/TR/html51/infrastructure.html#html-element>, in
> accordance with the requirements described in the ARIA specifications,
> except where these conflict with the requirements specified in ARIA in HTML
> [html-aria]
> <https://www.w3.org/TR/html51/references.html#biblio-html-aria>.
>

https://www.w3.org/TR/html51/dom.html#aria-authoring-requirements


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SteveF
Current Standards Work @W3C
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