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[Bug 12590] @role=presentation for IMG should also require that @title is empty

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Date: Wed, 11 May 2011 09:14:39 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12590

--- Comment #14 from steve faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com> 2011-05-11 09:14:38 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #11)
> (In reply to comment #10)
> 
> I'm sorry. The results are correct. But my comments were sometimes meaningless.
> Please look away from my interpretative comments and read the results. The main
> conclusion, that JAWS doesn't really implement what HTML5 says about empty @alt
> still stands.

It is not expected the AT will implement the mapping of alt="" to
role=presentation, that happens or not in the browser, the AT looks at the
accessibility tree provided via the a11y API in the browser.

It is not dispated that the mapping of role=presentation to alt="" has NOT been
implemented in any browser yet, but it has been defined in HTML5.

so your results for JAWS are wholely expected.

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