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RE: Conformance Testing Proposal

From: John M Slatin <john_slatin@austin.utexas.edu>
Date: Mon, 5 Apr 2004 11:38:44 -0500
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To: "David Dorward" <david@us-lot.org>, "WAI WCAG List" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

Interesting, David. What kind of problems?

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-----Original Message-----
From: w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org] On
Behalf Of David Dorward
Sent: Monday, April 05, 2004 11:15 am
Subject: Re: Conformance Testing Proposal

On 5 Apr 2004, at 17:09, John M Slatin wrote:
> 3. Why is it still necessary to require redundant text links for 
> client-side image maps? Are there still user agents that don't support

> client-side image maps that have valid alt attributes for <area> 
> elements?

As far as I know, most graphical browsers still have problems 
representing image maps when images are disabled, even when suitable 
alt text is present.

David Dorward
Received on Monday, 5 April 2004 12:38:48 UTC

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