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[Bug 7362] inclusion of the title as a case where the alt may be omitted is problematic

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Date: Wed, 03 Feb 2010 18:17:33 +0000
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--- Comment #13 from Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>  2010-02-03 18:17:32 ---

This bug also relates to an Issue and the Change Proposal: "Replace img
guidance for conformance checkers with suggested text"[1] 

Please see the "title Attribute Is Not An Acceptable Text Alternative" section
of the Change Proposal.

[1] http://esw.w3.org/topic/HTML/ChangeProposals/ImgElement20090126

References:

Omitting Short Text Alternatives on <img>
http://esw.w3.org/topic/HTML/IssueAltAttribute

HTML TRACKER ISSUE-31
http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/31


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