Re: Proposal: ARIA-ROLE & CSS definition integration

On Jun 9, 2008, at 1:04 PM, Pat Hayes wrote:

> At 2:26 PM -0400 6/9/08, Al Gilman wrote:
>> [radically reducing distribution; please feel free to copy to  
>> anyone who
>> needs a copy]
> [I put it back on the public lists as I think its important to try  
> to converge on terminology.]
>> On 9 Jun 2008, at 11:16 AM, Pat Hayes wrote:
>>> Can anyone briefly explain what is meant by "ARIA <em>semantics</ 
>>> em>" (my emphasis),
>> "This object has the focus," "this option is selected," etc.
>> See, for example
> OK, thanks. Just for the record, that isn't the way that the word is  
> used in Semantic Web discussions.

I used the term loosely to refer to semantics (little 's') like roles  
(main, navigation, combobox, slider, etc.), states, (busy, invalid,  
disabled, etc.), and properties (controls, activedescendent, valuemax,  


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