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Re: Change Proposal for Issue 194

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2012 10:37:02 -0500
To: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Cc: John Foliot <john@foliot.ca>, public-html@w3.org, public-html-a11y@w3.org
Message-ID: <20120213153702.GA5376@sonata.rednote.net>
Specifically re the longdesc question you raise ...

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis writes:
> On Mon, Feb 13, 2012 at 6:36 AM, John Foliot <john@foliot.ca> wrote:
> > Please find a Change Proposal for Issue 194 here:
> > http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposal/Issue194
> 
> "NOTE: Currently before the Working Group is ISSUE-30: Should HTML 5
> include a longdesc attribute. Should this Issue be resolved by
> reinstating @longdesc in HTML5, the use of @longdesc to address the
> use-cases envisioned would likely be sufficient, making this proposal
> redundant."
> 
> It would still require a (different) change proposal to add @longdesc
> to the <video> element, right?
> 
This is Issue-203:
http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/203

RE Issue-203, please also see:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-a11y/2012Feb/0084.html

Janina

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