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RE: TIDY - Objects to euro symbol (?) & very pedestrian about ALT for gifs

From: Stuart Updegrave <supde@microsoft.com>
Date: Sun, 30 Apr 2000 17:52:12 -0700
Message-ID: <5B3F16B2DB67D1119A0D00805F312AA21A0109B0@RED-MSG-58>
To: html-tidy@w3.org
>> It seems pedestrian in the extreme that such invisible 
>> graphic images should be required to have an
>> alt="something" attribute. HTML is verbose enough without
>> adding this sort of overhead 

This is not an appropriate forum for such a discussion -- more appropriate
would be the HTML Working Group, who deemed that alt should be a required
attribute. 

Tidy merely enforces the rules; it doesn't set them. 

cheers,
~stuart 
Received on Sunday, 30 April 2000 20:52:46 GMT

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