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Re: Call for Consensus (CFC) to move forward the HTML5 Image Description Extension spec for publication (FPWD)

From: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 09:33:45 +0000
Message-ID: <50B5DA79.4030503@cfit.ie>
To: James Craig <jcraig@apple.com>
CC: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
James Craig wrote:
> On Nov 28, 2012, at 1:14 AM, Joshue O Connor<joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>  wrote:
>> James Craig wrote:
>>>> Yes, but you lose the association. For a back-end services provider like Yandex, that's a loss that's hard to make up algorithmically.
>>> Perhaps that could be solved with a WCAG Technique to include the link reference in a figure caption?
>> If you are interested in drafting one please do! Then send it to me!
> Here's my current list, which I'm updating (albeit slowly).
> http://cookiecrook.com/longdesc/

Excellent. This is something that we could discuss in the WCAG/HTML 
techniques TF - it would be great if you could make one of the Monday 
calls sometime (if you are free). This is an important issue and while I 
appreciate that its in flux, its really good to see your work as it's 
useful in engineering potential WCAG advice.


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