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[Bug 10919] Allow role="presentation" to override the default role of any element

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Date: Wed, 18 May 2011 15:14:27 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=10919

--- Comment #22 from Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> 2011-05-18 15:14:25 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #18)
> * the ARIA spec text talks about 'the *normal* effect of the role'. For
> example, what if a table cell of a presentational table has the tabindex
> attribute set? It would be meaningless to treat that table cell as a
> non-presentational table cell.

Good question. I bet it hasn't been properly considered. Will you file a bug or
send an email on the ARIA spec about what UAs should do in this case?

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