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RE: Resolution of Open Issue #26

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2001 14:54:03 -0500 (EST)
To: Michael Cooper <mcooper@cast.org>
cc: Chris Ridpath <chris.ridpath@utoronto.ca>, WAI ER IG List <w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0101231426340.30503-100000@tux.w3.org>
The difficulty here is getting decent text alternatives for each point. I
think that at some point there is value in looking at a different kind of
user interface  for example selecting a coordinate from a form is a simple


On Tue, 23 Jan 2001, Michael Cooper wrote:

  I wonder if it's possible to convert Point objects as well? I don't know how
  they function, but assume they define a pixel at a certain location. We
  could define a rectangle for the same location - e.g., 10,10,10,10 should
  define a 1-pixel rectangle at pixel 10,10. That way we can make sure to copy
  all active areas over. This could bloat a client-side image map if they were
  used a lot, but should work. Michael

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  From: w3c-wai-er-ig-request@w3.org
  [mailto:w3c-wai-er-ig-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of Chris Ridpath
  Sent: Monday, January 22, 2001 10:02 AM
  To: WAI ER IG List
  Subject: Resolution of Open Issue #26

  Attached is a file that describes the server-side to client-side image map
  conversion we use in A-Prompt.

  Please take a look and let me know if you would like any changes. Does the
  description make sense?

  This should resolve open issue #26:


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