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RE: Access Key alternative -in the wrong place?

From: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Date: Thu, 24 Jun 2004 12:31:36 -0500
To: "'Andy Heath'" <a.k.heath@shu.ac.uk>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <auto-000003095932@spamarrest.com>

PNG files allow this internally to some extent don't they?


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Gregg C Vanderheiden Ph.D. 
Professor - Ind. Engr. & BioMed Engr.
Director - Trace R & D Center 
University of Wisconsin-Madison 

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From: w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org] On Behalf
Of Andy Heath
Sent: Thursday, June 24, 2004 3:09 AM
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Subject: Re: Access Key alternative -in the wrong place?

> Now why can't we attach DC metadata title  and description  onto all
> image files in place of filling in an alt and longdesc when ever the
> images are used. (alt can override the meta title if the web author is
> using an image/media in a different way to how the graphic artist
> anticipated the image being used)
> That is why we need to design accessibility solutions from an
> architectural level, and not from the html content symptom solving thing

I agree.  An over-arching architectural framework is required
otherwise its just ramdom wandering in a very large search space.
Nodes first then leaves.


Andy Heath
Received on Thursday, 24 June 2004 13:31:38 UTC

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