ISSUE-744: Step 2A: be more specific about references

Step 2A: be more specific about references

ARIA 1.1 Name Computation
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Cynthia Shelly
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"If the current node is hidden and is not referenced by aria-labelledby or aria-describedby, nor referenced by a native host language text alternative element or attribute, return the empty string. "

Does this mean that if the node is contained within any reference, it should not be treated as hidden? Or only if we reached the current node via a reference in the current computation?
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Agreed. The text of the spec. should state that these must not be directly referenced.

Richard Schwerdtfeger, 10 Jul 2017, 18:20:24

The change to not be directly referenced was merged on July 11, 2017 addressing the issue. This issue is now closed.

Richard Schwerdtfeger, 11 Jul 2017, 12:47:40

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