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[Bug 17186] New: role not allowed on fieldset

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Date: Fri, 25 May 2012 10:57:58 +0000
To: www-validator-cvs@w3.org
Message-ID: <bug-17186-169@http.www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/>
https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=17186

           Summary: role not allowed on fieldset
           Product: Validator (Nu)
           Version: unspecified
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: Windows NT
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: General
        AssignedTo: mike+validator@w3.org
        ReportedBy: faulkner.steve@gmail.com
         QAContact: www-validator-cvs@w3.org


when checking role on fieldset the validator produces an error:
example page:
http://dl.dropbox.com/u/377471/tests/role-fieldset.html

Error: Attribute role not allowed on element fieldset at this point.

in the HTML5 spec there are no restrictions on what role fieldset can have:
http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/wai-aria.html#wai-aria

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