Bug 22603 - aria-expanded reported as an error on a link
aria-expanded reported as an error on a link
Product: Nu HTML Checker
Classification: Unclassified
Component: General
PC Windows NT
: P2 normal
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Assigned To: Michael[tm] Smith
qa-dev tracking
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Reported: 2013-07-09 09:04 UTC by steve faulkner
Modified: 2013-07-15 21:02 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description steve faulkner 2013-07-09 09:04:06 UTC
this code: 
<a href="#" aria-expanded="true">test</a>

results in the following error:

Error: Element a is missing one or more of the following attributes: role.

it should not. a role attribute is not required to use aria-expanded on a link
Comment 1 Michael[tm] Smith 2013-07-12 01:38:49 UTC
Fixed. Along with a bug of other fixes to bring ARIA implicit semantics into sync with the current spec -

Comment 2 Sailesh Panchang 2013-07-15 21:02:34 UTC
First reported by Sailesh on 07/08/2013