Edit ACTION-1380: #presentation should mention aria-hidden vs presentation role on raster and vector images in relation to ACTION-1379




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We need to have some coordination on this as this effects host language TAC computation specifics. work with Rich, Joseph, and Steve.

Richard Schwerdtfeger, 8 Jan 2015, 18:57:52

Closed: moved to Action 1379 in HTML AAM


Richard Schwerdtfeger, 22 Oct 2015, 17:27:58

Leonie, to write sentence for role="presentation" and aria-hidden="true" that states that if the host language treats the element as having no owned children in the DOM that it is treated as a single entity such as <img src="foo.svg">

Richard Schwerdtfeger, 22 Oct 2015, 17:40:08

This needs to be added to the role="presentation section"

Richard Schwerdtfeger, 14 Jan 2016, 18:45:45

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Richard Schwerdtfeger, 20 Jan 2016, 15:58:55

Continued discussion on the public-aria list.

James Craig, 20 Jan 2016, 18:19:34

Revised text here based on this week's discussion:

I have assigned it to you for integration into role="presentation"

Richard Schwerdtfeger, 30 Jan 2016, 17:58:39

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