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HTML-A11Y Task Force Recommendation: ISSUE-80 Title

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2010 18:59:45 -0400
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
Cc: public-html@frink.w3.org, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>, Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20100420225945.GF2315@sonata.rednote.net>
The following consensus recommendation of the HTML A11Y Task Force (with objections ) is
hereby referred to the HTML Working Group pursuant to the Task Force
consensus procedures at:
http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/consensus-procedures.html

Recommendation: ISSUE-80 Title
 
RESOLUTION: The HTML-A11Y Task Force does not accept @title as a
substitute for @alt, in respect to document conformance.  We do support
the change proposal at
http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/ImgElement20091203.
 
A summary rationale together with pointers to additional information
considered by the Task Force in reaching this consensus can be found at:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-a11y/2010Apr/0130.html

Final Vote:	22 voted "Yes"
		 1 voted "No"

96% of Task Force members voting on this resolution
voted to support it.

All votes, Comments, including all Objections Recorded Against This Recommendation are logged via WBS at:
http://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/44061/200404_ftf-proposals/results#xq4

Janina Sajka & Mike Smith, Task Force Co-Facilitators

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