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[Bug 14419] when canvas isn't supported, or for blind users, the canvas element's content should be displayed, so excluding input types like text and select is discriminatory

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Date: Fri, 21 Oct 2011 22:55:07 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=14419

Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
                 CC|                            |ian@hixie.ch
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX

--- Comment #10 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> 2011-10-21 22:55:07 UTC ---
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Status: Rejected
Change Description: no spec change
Rationale: It can't be "the same thing", since the "same thing" would be a
picture, and the whole point of the fallback is to not display a picture.

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