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Programmatically determine the role not explained

From: WCAG 2.0 Comment Form <nobody@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2008 19:42:44 +0000 (GMT)
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Name: Andrew LaHart
Email: andrew.lahart@us.ibm.com
Affiliation: IBM
Document: TD
Item Number: F42
Part of Item: Description
Comment Type: technical
Summary of Issue: Programmatically determine the role not explained
Comment (Including rationale for any proposed change):
This failure refers to the \"programmatically determined role of the element is link\" in the test procedure but there is no information about how to \"programmatically determine the role of an element\" in the rest of the document.   It would be nice to at least add a reference to ARIA here since you could create a link from a div or span that is accessible to assistive technology using ARIA.   

Proposed Change:
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