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Re: Question: testing for non-unique id values SC 4.1.1

From: Sailesh Panchang <sailesh.panchang@deque.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Oct 2016 12:12:09 -0400
Message-ID: <CAJi9CqotURXnYaf5zJvgpMPeASGAZATUcd7L_xL5RL4pw40iOw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "w3c-wai-gl@w3.org" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
I do not agree with, "If this is accurate, then it sounds like we have
a use-case defined where 4.1.1 is more strict than it needs to be
because some types of redundant id attribute values don’t affect the
Do all SCs and tests not apply to  rendered content i.e content
intended for and available  to users via UA-AT combos?
Programmers may keep stuff on the page  hidden from users or for
programmatic purpose . That should not bother users or accessibility
testing. Discrepancies in such content too are not in scope of testing
I think.
For instance SC 4.1.2 also begins with  'All user interface components ...'.

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