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[Bug 10077] The <embed> should support an alt attribute. While the embedded content should provide for accessilibility of the embedded object, the developer doesn't always have control over those content, some embeddable formats are inherently less accessible, and th

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Date: Mon, 30 Aug 2010 18:27:02 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=10077


Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
                 CC|                            |ian@hixie.ch
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX




--- Comment #1 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>  2010-08-30 18:27:01 ---
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Status: Rejected
Change Description: no spec change
Rationale: Just use <object> if you have something to fall back to.

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