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Re: 48-Hour Consensus Call: InstateLongdesc CP Update

From: James Craig <jcraig@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2012 09:21:08 -0700
Cc: "public-html-a11y@w3.org Task Force" <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-id: <CCADA46B-4EF8-4371-A8F7-FEECB1217238@apple.com>
To: Geoff Freed <geoff_freed@wgbh.org>
On Sep 23, 2012, at 5:34 PM, Geoff Freed <geoff_freed@wgbh.org> wrote:

> Having other, non-longdesc methods for presenting descriptions would undoubtedly be useful in some situations (but I can't think of any at the moment...).

Natively accessible SVG and MathML are examples. Accessible canvas via shadow DOM techniques is another.

Here's an SVG example that works in Safari+VoiceOver today.
http://cookiecrook.com/longdesc/svg/
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