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From: Ian Hickson via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 30 May 2009 22:41:18 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1MAXEt-0005bz-2t@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/html5/spec
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv21557

Modified Files:
	Overview.html 
Log Message:
Clarify 'alt' text rules. (whatwg r3154)

Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.2308
retrieving revision 1.2309
diff -u -d -r1.2308 -r1.2309
--- Overview.html	30 May 2009 19:57:47 -0000	1.2308
+++ Overview.html	30 May 2009 22:41:15 -0000	1.2309
@@ -16179,9 +16179,10 @@
   the e-mail is still usable should the user use a mail client that
   does not support images, or should the document be forwarded on to
   other users whose abilities might not include easily seeing
-  images.<h6 id="general-guidelines"><span class="secno">4.8.2.1.12 </span>General guidelines</h6><p>The most general rule for writing alternative text is that the
-  intent is that replacing every image with the text of its <code title="attr-img-alt"><a href="#attr-img-alt">alt</a></code> attribute not change the meaning of
-  the page.<p>So, in general, alternative text can be written by considering
+  images.<h6 id="general-guidelines"><span class="secno">4.8.2.1.12 </span>General guidelines</h6><p>The most general rule to consider when writing alternative text
+  is the following: <strong>the intent is that replacing every image
+  with the text of its <code title="attr-img-alt"><a href="#attr-img-alt">alt</a></code> attribute
+  not change the meaning of the page</strong>.<p>So, in general, alternative text can be written by considering
   what one would have written had one not been able to include the
   image.<p>A corollary to this is that the <code title="attr-img-alt"><a href="#attr-img-alt">alt</a></code> attribute's value should never
   contain text that could be considered the image's <em>caption</em>,
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