Re: [Accessibility-ia2] aria-roledescription

2015-07-16 Thread Richard Schwerdtfeger
Alex, I think this could be used for this purpose. It would require that we load up the extended role (IA2 role) first. Rich Rich Schwerdtfeger From: Alexander Surkov surkov.alexan...@gmail.com To: accessibility-ia2@lists.linuxfoundation.org

Re: [Accessibility-ia2] aria-roledescription

2015-07-16 Thread Alexander Surkov
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

Re: [Accessibility-ia2] aria-roledescription

2015-06-28 Thread James Teh
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