Edit ISSUE-81: disambiguation of aria-dialog from HTML5's DIALOG element

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raised at the 2008-12-03 PF weekly call
* http://www.w3.org/2008/12/03-pf-minutes.html#item03

Gregory Rosmaita, 3 Dec 2008, 18:24:34

due to the negative impact a change on the ARIA role dialog would have on existing implementations, and since there are no known implementations of
HTML5's DIALOG [sic] element, it has been proposed that ARIA keep "d i a l o g"
and that HTML5 change the name of the DIALOG [sic] element;

to this end, a proposal to rename DIALOG to D and to extend the concept to
XHTML2, a new wiki document has been created to explore the issues and
requirements for a D element:

1. Proposal: D - A Single Letter Element Name for Dialogue
* http://esw.w3.org/topic/PF/XTech/HTML5/D

2. D - A Single Letter Element Name Discussion Page:
* http://esw.w3.org/topic/PF/XTech/HTML5/DDiscussion

Gregory Rosmaita, 8 Dec 2008, 13:40:38


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