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Re: conflation of issues or convergence of interests?

From: Philip Taylor (Webmaster) <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Sun, 29 Jul 2007 10:47:16 +0100
Message-ID: <46AC6224.9030207@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
CC: "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <oedipus@hicom.net>, public-html@w3.org

Maybe consider instead the views of those
who understand the need for accessibility :

			 
http://www.rnib.org.uk/wacblog/articles/too-much-accessibility/too-much-accessibility-title-attributes/


Philip Taylor
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Lachlan Hunt wrote:
> 
> Gregory J. Rosmaita wrote:
>> alt is VERY easily available to those who can see an image -- in most 
>> GUI implementations, @title and @alt are rendered as ToolTips onMouseOver
> 
> The alt attribute is only rendered as a tooltip in IE, and that's 
> considered a bug for a variety of reasons. See this article.
> 
> http://hixie.ch/advocacy/alt-tooltips
> 
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