It's not said by the spec but could the author use custom value for @role attribute and @aria-roledescription both, for example, <div role="hyperbutton" aria-roledescription="hyperspace button">.
In that case extendedRole would be used to contain @role value, localizedExtendedRole would expose value of aria-roledescription. On Sun, Jun 28, 2015 at 7:22 PM, James Teh <ja...@nvaccess.org> wrote: > It's technically not quite a match for localizedExtendedRole, as that > would suggest there was an extendedRole. However, I > thinklocalizedExtendedRole is still a better match than object attributes. > It may be helpful to update the spec to note that localizedExtendedRole can > be valid even if extendedRole is NULL. > > Jamie > > > On 27/06/2015 7:47 AM, Alexander Surkov wrote: > >> ARIA 1.1 introduced aria-roledescription attribute which contains a >> localized version of ARIA role. Would it be a match for >> localizedExtendedRole or should we proceed with object attributes? >> Thanks. >> Alex. >> >>  >> https://rawgit.com/w3c/aria/master/aria/aria.html#aria-roledescription >> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Accessibility-ia2 mailing list >> Accessibilityemail@example.com >> https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/mailman/listinfo/accessibility-ia2 >> >> > -- > James Teh > Executive Director, NV Access Limited > Ph +61 7 3149 3306 > www.nvaccess.org > Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/NVAccess > Twitter: @NVAccess > SIP: ja...@nvaccess.org > _______________________________________________ > Accessibility-ia2 mailing list > Accessibilityfirstname.lastname@example.org > https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/mailman/listinfo/accessibility-ia2 >
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