ISSUE-1051: Use object property "placeholder-text" for MSAA+IA2 mapping of aria-placeholder

aria-placeholder mappings for IA2

Use object property "placeholder-text" for MSAA+IA2 mapping of aria-placeholder

ARIA 1.1 Core Mapping Specification
Raised by:
Joseph Scheuhammer
Opened on:
Joanie noted in FF bugzilla that the object attribute that ATK/AT-SPI uses for placeholders is "placeholder-text" and has been for a while. She would like to keep it that way for the aria-placeholder mapping:

Alex has confirmed this with James Teh in terms of the name of the object attribute for IA2 on the IA2 lists:

Recommend updating the MSAA+IA2 mapping to "placeholder-text" instead of the current "placeholder" property:
Related Actions Items:
Related emails:
No related emails

Related notes:

Changes made:

Joseph Scheuhammer, 24 Oct 2016, 17:05:01

Display change log ATOM feed

Joanmarie Diggs <>, James Nurthen <>, Chairs, Michael Cooper <>, Ruoxi Ran <>, Staff Contacts
Tracker: documentation, (configuration for this group), originally developed by Dean Jackson, is developed and maintained by the Systems Team <>.
$Id: index.php,v 1.326 2018/10/13 17:29:51 vivien Exp $