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Re: usefulness of longdesc & digitization of books & historical works [was Re: fear of "invisible metadata"]

From: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
Date: Fri, 29 Jun 2007 10:26:31 +0100
Message-ID: <4684D047.7000600@cfit.ie>
To: "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <oedipus@hicom.net>
Cc: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>, wai-xtech@w3.org, James Graham <jg307@cam.ac.uk>

Gregory J. Rosmaita wrote:
> LONGDESC is indispensible for anyone attempting to perform serious 
> academic work via the web. [...]

Hi Gregory and many thanks for these excellent examples! I had my
suspicions that there would be sound use cases ;-)

Thanks in particular for

> here is an example drawn from real life (shorter than that archived 
> at example i posted to the list earlier today:
> <http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2007Jun/0640.html>)

Cheers

Josh
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