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[whatwg] [HTML5] Accessibility question

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Mar 2008 13:23:17 -0700
Message-ID: <AE760F86-70A2-431D-A575-51F08043E46A@apple.com>

On Mar 17, 2008, at 1:05 PM, Simon Pieters wrote:

> On Mon, 17 Mar 2008 18:17:19 +0100, Sam Kuper  
> <sam.kuper at uclmail.net> wrote:
>
>> On 16/03/2008, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
>>>
>>> Could you elaborate more on what problem you are trying to solve?
>>
>>
>> I wonder if this <http://www.alistapart.com/articles/fir/> is one  
>> of the
>> problems to do with content for sighted/unsighted viewers it might  
>> be nice
>> to have a good solution to in HTML5?
>
> I think this is more of a problem with CSS, and one that is, AFAICT,  
> solved with CSS3 generated content (which is implemented in Opera,  
> although I have not tested it in Opera in combination with a screen  
> reader):
>
>   h1 { content:url(foo.png) }

Safari/WebKit also supports this construct.

Regards,
Maciej
Received on Monday, 17 March 2008 13:23:17 UTC

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