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Re: ERT comments

From: Leonard R. Kasday <kasday@acm.org>
Date: Sat, 05 Feb 2000 12:08:23 -0500
Message-Id: <4.2.2.20000205120737.00c7f7c0@pop3.concentric.net>
To: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>, w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org
Wendy,
why do we need alt text in a applet if there is an alternative that will be 
shown if applets are not used?

Lenj

At 06:00 PM 2/4/00 -0500, Wendy A Chisholm wrote:
>>|  Technique 1.1.D [priority 1] Check applets for ALT text
>>|
>>|     * APPLET element must have a valid ALT attribute.
>>LRK:: Is this needed if the user, in accordance with 1.1.E,  has code 
>>before </applet> that shows up when
>>user agent skips applets?
>
>WC:: yes.

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