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Re: @longdesc scope (was: HTML Media Transcript, Issue-194: Are we done?)

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2012 06:59:00 -0500
Message-ID: <CAOavpvdoS=aqoGUHrmE0TkQjVhLT6GzXx8OJ41KSUKeP_QJCbg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Cc: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Hi Leif,

> Laura Carlson, Mon, 9 Jul 2012 16:16:26 -0500:
> (I reiterate that I stopped pushing for img@transcript.[0])


>> Some references that might help:
> I reviewed them to see. And for the most part, they all, including the
> WebAim and the WCAG references, show that transcripts share a lot with
> CSSquirrel's long text alternative for comic #42. [1] So, very helpful
> to underline my point,

I agree. Collated text transcripts could be viewed as one type of
@longdesc. CSSquirrel does view it that way.

Best Regards,

Laura L. Carlson
Received on Tuesday, 10 July 2012 11:59:32 UTC

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