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Re: Proposal: accessibility revision for the img element...

From: Olivier GENDRIN <olivier.gendrin@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2007 13:26:02 +0200
Message-ID: <e2c275120706250426y7d509f23r4094a68026d9a803@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Sander Tekelenburg" <st@isoc.nl>
Cc: public-html@w3.org

On 6/25/07, Sander Tekelenburg <st@isoc.nl> wrote:
>
> At 03:04 +0200 UTC, on 2007-06-25, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
>
> [...]
>
> > 1. The alt attribute replaces the image if for some reason it is not
> > rendered.
>
> Is it not possible to upgrade <img> to a container, so that richer fallback
> content becomes possible? It would remove the practcal length restrictions
> on ALT, and would allow the textual alternative to contain markup.

You could use <object> for such cases.

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Olivier G.
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Received on Monday, 25 June 2007 11:26:13 UTC

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