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Re: Proposal: ALT attribute for text

From: T.J. Crowder <tj@crowdersoftware.com>
Date: Thu, 25 Aug 2011 09:24:27 +0100
Message-ID: <CAH65x-y_YQppZSyojU_x-2=eM1V8wa9=zrdbbKNuN7SUjui9fA@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Jukka K. Korpela" <jukka.k.korpela@kolumbus.fi>
Cc: public-html-comments@w3.org
On 25 August 2011 08:58, Jukka K. Korpela <jukka.k.korpela@kolumbus.fi>wrote:

> (Besides, is role="img" adequate when the content is a _character_ of
> written language, not an image?)

If the intent of the character is to be a picture, as in Dr. Goss' use-case,
or ASCII-art, or other similar pictorial representations, yes, "img" is the
appropriate role.
T.J. Crowder
Independent Software Engineer
tj / crowder software / com
www / crowder software / com
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