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Re: Foundation for text techniques

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Fri, 7 Dec 2001 11:17:47 -0800
Message-Id: <a0510100eb836c639d7d1@[]>
To: Joe Clark <joeclark@contenu.nu>, WAI-GL <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Cc: areed2@calstatela.edu
At 2:32 PM -0500 12/7/01, Joe Clark wrote:
>This is certainly the *correct* behaviour in *all* visual browsers. 
>alt is an *alternative*. Just as summary on table should never be 
>presented visually, alt should never be presented visually if the 
>img or area is actually present.

Well, "modulo the user's desire to override this behavior via CSS or
XSLT or whatever".

But, yeah.


Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>
Received on Friday, 7 December 2001 14:43:31 UTC

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