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Re: review of HTML5 image description extension - intial thoughts

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Nov 2012 16:05:40 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+Vm5OVvogKb=bGTTZfi+Q+pJRpNjm+XhwSYOgLxuSmH8Hg@mail.gmail.com>
To: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Cc: Chaals McCathieNevile <w3b@chaals.com>, Michael Smith <mike@w3.org>
anoither suggestion: add a 'file a bug' link to the buzilla component for
the spec

On 9 November 2012 10:10, Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> an initial comment is that I suggest conformance checker advice around the
> issue of valid URLs be added.
>
> The nu mark validation service does some error checking on href values , I
> don't see any issue with extending those checks to cover longdesc values
>
> another suggestion is that a best practices document be developed on the
> provision of long descriptions be developed that can be referenced from the
> spec itself and from the conformance checker when an error is triggered due
> to above (or any other syntax longdesc related errors).
>
> --
> with regards
>
> Steve Faulkner
> Technical Director - TPG
>
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> HTML5: Techniques for providing useful text alternatives -
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>
>
>


-- 
with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG

www.paciellogroup.com | www.HTML5accessibility.com |
www.twitter.com/stevefaulkner
HTML5: Techniques for providing useful text alternatives -
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