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[Bug 18384] Consider adding an adaptive image element

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Date: Wed, 25 Jul 2012 13:10:00 +0000
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https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=18384

--- Comment #6 from Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> 2012-07-25 13:10:00 UTC ---

(In reply to comment #5)
> On the other hand the specification could clearly state that all different
> source elements needs to share the same subject matter. But if people start
> (ab)using it the way I described above then there is no way for a validator to
> check this.

Hi Peter,

I too worry that nothing is stopping authors from using different images and
suggested possibility using responsive alt on source (see comment #1).

Alternatively we would need some very strong spec text to outlaw different
images. Suggestions? Maybe in the future it could be made machine testable?
There are such things as TinEye.
https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/user/3304309/?src=api

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