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Re: [html4all] New issue: IMG section of HTML5 draft contradicts WCAG 1 & WCAG 2 (draft)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 11 Apr 2008 12:20:21 +0200
Message-ID: <47FF3B65.7060605@gmx.de>
To: Philip TAYLOR <Philip-and-LeKhanh@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
CC: HTML4All <list@html4all.org>, Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, wai-xtech@w3.org, Al Gilman <Alfred.S.Gilman@ieee.org>, "Michael(tm) Smith" <mike@w3.org>, Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

Philip TAYLOR wrote:
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> Henri Sivonen wrote:
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>> Saying that the program should emit alt='' would lose information  
>> about lack of data vs. marking the image as decorative.)
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> Why could the program not emit something along the lines of
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>     'alt="<no ALT text available>"'
 > ...

How is that better than not having a value at all?

BR, Julian
Received on Friday, 11 April 2008 10:21:13 GMT

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