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Re: Request to Reconsider Alt Guidance Location

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2012 11:48:12 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+VnNjZzXxHadZR3urzDBR72y+W6ZFNsPVQ-2mmxfccBVhA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Cc: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>, Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, public-html@w3.org, Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>
Hi Ben,

> It would be _great_ if the CP were modified to include a diff that
> would clarify precisely what the proponents think the HTML5
> specification should say.

I will provide this over the next couple of days, I am travelling to
CSUN tomorrow so will be after i get my head togther in san diego.

regards
steve

On 24 February 2012 08:25, Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
<bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 24, 2012 at 8:20 AM, Steve Faulkner
> <faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> which drops all normative requirements for HTML5
>>>conforming documents around the @alt attribute
>>
>> If this is your impression then the CP needs to be clarified.
>
> Yes, that's my impression from Janina's first reply in this thread.
>
> It would be _great_ if the CP were modified to include a diff that
> would clarify precisely what the proponents think the HTML5
> specification should say.
>
> --
> Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis



-- 
with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG

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