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Re: Empty vs no alt attribute (was Re: Baby Steps or Backwards Steps?)

From: Olivier GENDRIN <olivier.gendrin@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Aug 2007 17:59:33 +0200
Message-ID: <e2c275120708160859o479ff19l4e584e7b918bd599@mail.gmail.com>
To: HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>, wai-xtech@w3.org

On 8/16/07, Sander Tekelenburg <st@isoc.nl> wrote:
> At 19:43 +1000 UTC, on 2007-08-16, Jason White wrote:
> > They could supply alt="unknown" and allow the uploader to submit a properly
> > descriptive ALT text,
>
> I cannot imagine how alt="unknown" could be useful to anyone.

And worse, it's useless -- if not confusing -- for people who doesn't
understand english.

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Olivier G.
http://www.lespacedunmatin.info/blog/
Received on Thursday, 16 August 2007 15:59:40 GMT

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