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Re: 48-Hour Consensus Call: InstateLongdesc CP Update

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2012 19:54:17 +1000
Message-ID: <CAHp8n2mP+mRmO41AwEJDPjmiiiXb3H1jk8GtHNwAr=fJhKfY9Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
Cc: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, John Foliot <john@foliot.ca>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, public-html-a11y@w3.org
On Wed, Sep 19, 2012 at 7:40 PM, Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie> wrote:
> Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:
>>
>> Having had a look at this data makes me wonder ... since none of the
>> sites that you've crawled had used longdesc correctly, either your set
>> of sites is dubious or we are really staring at a totally mis-informed
>> Web developer community.
>
>
> Lol! I think its the later :-)

I was actually hoping it is the earlier because then we could repeat
the experiment with some sites that actually provide a proper
@longdesc. If even us a11y people can only find such sites by
hand-picking them, there is indeed something seriously wrong.

Silvia.
Received on Wednesday, 19 September 2012 09:55:04 GMT

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