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Should header, footer have "Use WAI-ARIA mapping" when scoped to the body element? #119
Currently in the HTML AAM,
The macOS and UIA mappings reflect what's in the Core AAM (modulo UIA's Localized Control Type), thus
BTW: If you agree with my suggestion, it might also be worth making this change for
because it's only the Localized Control Type which differs from the
And perhaps a similar change for
I say you are correct, @joanmarie :)
I've updated mappings for
Made similar changes as suggested for
I agree that the elements having same semantics should be reflected same way in accessibility APIs. However I'm not sure that LANDMARK role is a best fit for headers and footers, that both IA2 and ATK provide the better role match.
@joanmarie do you know why ARIA header and footer equivalents don't use HEADER and FOOTER roles?