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Re: ISSUE-30 longdesc - Chairs Solicit Alternate Proposals or Counter-Proposals

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2011 22:45:07 +1000
Message-ID: <BANLkTi=qPSKn1E1v+gvg4X_92rHmqC9mvg@mail.gmail.com>
To: HTML WG LIST <public-html@w3.org>
I have a process question: are old change proposals for the same
issue, such as http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/LongdescConformingWithWarning
still active and also regarded as alternatives?


On Sat, Jun 25, 2011 at 9:59 PM, Laura Carlson
<laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Jonas,
>> Ugh, I'm really sorry to send this so late, but here is my change proposal.
>> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/DeprecateLongdesc
>> I'll likely tweak it a bit over the weekend and I'd love to get help
>> from anyone who's willing to. In particular I'd like to add a section
>> showing how to use aria-describedby to get the various behaviors that
>> people have been bringing up in use cases.
> That would be helpful.
> One question. There is no such thing as "deprecated" in HTML5. And
> under the Conformance Classes Changes section you say "No change." So
> longdesc is still obsolete in your proposal. Is that correct?
> Best Regards,
> Laura
> --
> Laura L. Carlson
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