[Accessibility] Microsoft/Novell announce UIA on Linux

Calvin Gaisford cgaisford at novell.com
Wed Dec 12 13:38:50 PST 2007


George,

Thanks for the link, I hadn't seen that page.  I had planned on creating
a mapping between UIA and ATK, now it seems there is a good place to put
it!

-Calvin


On Wed, 2007-12-12 at 14:36 -0600, George Kraft wrote:
> Michael,
> 
> Great diagram.  It appears that UIA will use ATK similar to any other
> widget set (eg., Gtk, XUL, Eclipse) which wants to integrate into the
> AT-SPI ecosystem?
> 
> On Wed, 2007-12-12 at 12:17 +0000, Michael Meeks wrote:
> > Hopefully what we plan is clearer now, I guess some more detail
> > is here.
> > 
> > 	http://www.gnome.org/~michael/activity.html#2007-11-09
> 
> Could someone map UIA roles, states, events (signals), relations, and
> accessible interfaces to the ATK interface for Linux GNOME applications.
> Ideally someone would put a sibling page next to the following, then
> incorporate it into the AtkGuide.
> 
> http://live.gnome.org/GAP/AtkGuide/MSAA
> 
> PS: I would like to see someone do the same for Qt accessibility.
> 
> Best regards,
> 



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