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[Bug 6496] Allow <img aria-labelledby> to act as a text alternative

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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=6496


Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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                 CC|                            |public-html-a11y@w3.org
           Keywords|                            |TrackerIssue
            Summary|[blocked on aria] Allow <img|Allow <img aria-labelledby>
                   |aria-labelledby> to act as a|to act as a text alternative
                   |caption                     |




--- Comment #6 from Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>  2010-03-10 12:37:01 ---
Adding TrackerIssue Keyword.

@aria-labelledby is part of the change proposal, "Replace img Guidance for
Conformance Checkers" for HTML WG Issue 31.
http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/ImgElement20090126
http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/31

WAI CG Consensus Resolutions on Text alternatives in HTML 5 specifically
recommends the use of @aria-labelledby for a short text alternative.
http://www.w3.org/2009/06/Text-Alternatives-in-HTML5


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