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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 13:32:33 +0200
Message-ID: <47FF4C51.9000805@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:
> ...
>  It will be displayed/read just like it
>  > was the alternate text.
> 
> Yes,it will; and if, when displayed/read, it
> explains to the end user /why/ there is no
> ALT text (available), then he/she will be
> better informed than if it were simply
> omitted.  We could postulate, for example,
> ...

Really? I could imagine that it would be extremely annoying to users of 
voice browsers.

BR, Julian
Received on Friday, 11 April 2008 11:33:25 GMT

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