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Re: Call for consensus on longdesc change proposal

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 17 May 2011 15:33:24 +0200
To: public-html-a11y@w3.org, "Laura Carlson" <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Cc: "Judy Brewer" <jbrewer@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.vvmnxyrcwxe0ny@widsith.local>
On Mon, 16 May 2011 11:21:36 +0200, Laura Carlson  
<laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> Silvia wrote:
>> it is much too complex for me to say at this stage if I support
>> everything that's being said there.
> ...
>> I'll have to spend some quality time with the document. :-)
> One thing to be mindful of is the longdesc proposal's summary [1]. It
> is simple, "Include the longdesc attribute as an allowed attribute on
> images." The proposal accomplishes this.

I support the Change proposal. (This means that I am confident that we  
would be better off making the change and then dealing with further issues  
as relatively minor bugs, rather than vice versa).


Charles McCathieNevile  Opera Software, Standards Group
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