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[Bug 13733] the area element and alternative text

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Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2011 23:10:02 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13733

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> 2011-08-31 23:10:00 UTC ---
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Status: Rejected
Change Description: no spec change
Rationale: That would be bogus use of an image map. If you have a complicated
graphic where it is important to give per-area textual alternatives, use SVG.

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