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Re: Update ARIA Examples: Live Regions and Tab Panel

From: Aaron M Leventhal <aleventh@us.ibm.com>
Date: Fri, 31 Aug 2007 15:50:54 -0400
To: "Gez Lemon" <gez.lemon@gmail.com>
Cc: "Jon Gunderson" <jongund@uiuc.edu>, "W3C WAI-PFWG" <w3c-wai-pf@w3.org>, w3c-wai-pf-request@w3.org, "W3C WAI-XTECH" <wai-xtech@w3.org>
Message-ID: <OF7A011703.A771BC85-ON85257348.006CF7C1-85257348.006D0574@us.ibm.com>
They actually don't have to be if you serialize the ARIA attributes with 
setAttributeNS(). It's a second reasonable option, instead of mime type 

- Aaron

Aaron Leventhal
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"Gez Lemon" <gez.lemon@gmail.com> 
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08/31/2007 02:41 PM

"Jon Gunderson" <jongund@uiuc.edu>
"W3C WAI-PFWG" <w3c-wai-pf@w3.org>, "W3C WAI-XTECH" <wai-xtech@w3.org>
Re: Update ARIA Examples: Live Regions and Tab Panel

Hi Jon,

On 31/08/2007, Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu> wrote:
> Does anyone see a need to have aria examples that are delivered to 
> at "text/html" or should all examples be delivered to Firefox be
> "application/xhtml+html"?

I thought ARIA examples had to be delivered to Firefox as
application/xhtml+xml to use namespacing for the DOM methods. I use
content negotiation to deliver ARIA examples to Firefox as
application/xhtml+xml, but obviously don't to IE, as IE can't handle
that MIME type.

Best regards,


Supplement your vitamins
Received on Friday, 31 August 2007 19:51:15 UTC

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