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Re: ISSUE-30 (Longdesc) Change Proposal

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Wed, 28 Oct 2009 23:43:37 -0700
Message-ID: <63df84f0910282343m214407bdxc5a93b4a0ae386c1@mail.gmail.com>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Cc: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
On Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 11:29 PM, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
> Ultimately I still think that removing @alt at this point is bad,
> irrelevant of if there is a collision with aria features or not. There
> simply is too much content out there that uses it. Asking all the
> authors that filled out an alt attribute would not make us any
> friends.

Sorry, last sentence got mangled. Should say:

Asking all the authors that filled out an alt attribute to change
their pages and use another attribute instead would not make us any
friends.

/ Jonas
Received on Thursday, 29 October 2009 06:44:24 UTC

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