Re: question about ARIA in HTML 5 spec text - implied use on elements not listed

On Wed, 26 Aug 2009 15:35:19 +0200, Steven Faulkner  
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> can you tell me whether the restrcitions you have placed on the use of  
> roles, states and properties on html elements are for authoring  
> conformance
> purposes only or are you expecting browser vendors to implement these
> restrictions as well?

The specification states they're just for authoring conformance purposes,  
except for the elements that have an implied ARIA role; user agents are  
expected to expose those. For all other cases user agents just have to  
follow the ARIA specification.

Anne van Kesteren

Received on Wednesday, 26 August 2009 13:47:00 UTC