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Re: How are screen readers supposed to read <hr> which has icons as generated contents?

From: Amelia Bellamy-Royds <amelia.bellamy.royds@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:59:45 -0700
Message-ID: <CAFDDJ7ycgH6fb2DwmkeiCs9N5_8Hs5bL_3N7Hj8DWyEEEXCf=A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ian Yang <ian.html@gmail.com>
Cc: CSS public list <www-style@w3.org>
> Thank you for the info. Is there a spec defines that CSS generated content
> should be treated as child content? could you please also provide the data
> of the support for @media speech? Cheers.

There isn't currently a spec that discusses ARIA and CSS generated content.
However, browsers are mostly now exposing CSS generated content as ordinary
text nodes.  Properly specifying this behavior will be part of the CSS-AAM
(Accessibility API Mappings) spec, and the general work of the new CSS
Accessibility task force.

If you have more questions on the topic, the task force-specific mailing
list would be a good place to find knowledgeable folk. More info & links
are in this email from September, describing the establishment of the group:

I don't have any data on @media speech, sorry.

Received on Sunday, 22 January 2017 05:00:19 UTC

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