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Re: [techs] Alt Text Tests 192 and 195

From: Chris Ridpath <chris.ridpath@utoronto.ca>
Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2005 14:42:05 -0500
Message-ID: <027c01c503df$1d7bf360$e29a968e@WILDDOG>
To: "Gregg Vanderheiden" <gv@trace.wisc.edu>, "'WAI WCAG List'" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

> "don't use source anchors starting with 'link to' or 'go to'"
> Sounds like a level 3 and seems to be tied to an appropriate level 3 so
> sounds fine (to me -  this is not a WG declaration)
Sure, I'll map it there. The working group now needs to poll on whether the
test is accepted or rejected.

> RE the submit button.  I don't think you can attach it there.  The wording
> of the alt text will not make it programmatically determinable
> determinable means that "software can determine".  I think a human needs
> read the text and that is not part of programmatically determinable.)
OK. But is there anything in the guidelines that covers the text used in
form submit buttons?

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