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Re: Let every element have a src attribute

From: Jeff Schiller <codedread@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Apr 2007 11:18:27 -0500
Message-ID: <da131fde0704040918j49119219t774ba25fc628bb4a@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Bruce Boughton" <bruce@bruceboughton.me.uk>
Cc: public-html@w3.org

On 4/4/07, Bruce Boughton <bruce@bruceboughton.me.uk> wrote:
> Jeff Schiller wrote:
> >
> > On 4/4/07, Bruce Boughton <bruce@bruceboughton.me.uk> wrote:
> >> Jeff Schiller wrote:
> > And, of course, the type attribute is optional (the HTTP Content-Type
> > is what is really important).  This means authors would have to use a
> > class:
> Ouch!
> > That's not too painful really...
> It may not seem to painful, but I'd like to see you explain to a
> designer *why* you've just made their job a little bit harder, for
> seemingly no gain.

Actually, the gain is fall-back content for your images as we've been
discussing.  If you don't want that, then continue to use the <img>
element.
Received on Wednesday, 4 April 2007 16:25:01 GMT

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