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Re: LONGDESC: some current problems and a proposed solution added to the wiki

From: Philip TAYLOR <Philip-and-LeKhanh@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
Date: Sun, 01 Jul 2007 11:45:18 +0100
Message-ID: <468785BE.1040604@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
To: Peter Krantz <peter.krantz@gmail.com>
CC: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

Peter Krantz wrote:

> Yes. But not only users with a visual impairment. As I mentioned
> earlier, the relationship between an image and the descriptive content
> could be valuable for makers of search engines and in scripting
> scenarios.

Indeed so.  If I may paraphrase, "how is any agent,
human or otherwise, to perceive the relationship
between two (?or more?) elements in an HTML document ?".

Should we re-consider the r\^ole of "rel" ?

Philip Taylor
Received on Sunday, 1 July 2007 10:46:35 UTC

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