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Re: A longer description feature that vendors could accept (Was: 48-Hour Consensus Call: InstateLongdesc CP Update)

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2012 08:52:28 -0500
Message-ID: <CAOavpvc+WH9tneaavMp-bqmYnFPomv=za-W2Q2gAstzZ34-UDQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Cc: James Craig <jcraig@apple.com>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, public-html-a11y@w3.org
Hi Lief,

On Wed, Sep 19, 2012 at 8:45 AM, Leif Halvard Silli
<xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no> wrote:
> Laura Carlson, Wed, 19 Sep 2012 08:21:50 -0500:
>
>>> To all: Moving it over to ARIA,
>>
>> I would Formally Object to moving longdesc functionality over to ARIA.
>> As previously referenced:
>> http://www.d.umn.edu/~lcarlson/research/constriants/ariadescribedat.html
>
> The technical issue you mention there is possible to understand.
>
> To circumvent your FO promise, ARIA could introduce @describedAT[1]

That would not circumvent it.

Best Regards,
Laura

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Laura L. Carlson
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