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Re: [Bug 9214] Allow role="presentation" on img

From: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2010 19:25:52 -0700
Message-ID: <55687cf81003231925s1d9c493mf37dbbc979b4739f@mail.gmail.com>
To: bugzilla@wiggum.w3.org
Cc: public-html-a11y@w3.org
a point to consider:
role="presentation" on  <img> means the browser removes the <img> from
the accessible tree

alt="" is not removed by the browser, its left up to the assistive
tech to remove it from what it presents to the user.

regards
stevef

On 23 March 2010 19:19,  <bugzilla@wiggum.w3.org> wrote:
> http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=9214
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> --- Comment #9 from Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no> 2010-03-24 02:19:12 ---
> (In reply to comment #8)
>> (In reply to comment #7)
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>> Assuming that we agree that both <img alt="" src="img"> and <img ALT="" alt="" src="img"> 
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> Correction:  both <img alt="" src="img"> and <img ROLE="presentation"
> alt="" src="img"> 
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Steve Faulkner
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