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Re: Two new sites

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Sat, 24 Oct 1998 23:55:04 -0400
Message-Id: <3.0.5.32.19981024235504.00acf100@undergrad.math.uwaterloo.ca>
To: "Charles F. Munat" <coder@acnet.net>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
At 10:31 PM 24/10/98 -0500, Charles F. Munat wrote:
>The first site is artistically more interesting (well, I like it better),
>but uses tables for formatting and a few invisible spacer images. Just
>wouldn't work without them, and my client is still using Netscape 2! Still,
>it sounds okay to me. You can find it at Vallarta Unveiled:
>http://vallartabooks.com.

Is there any point in the non-visual user hearing "Image: Spacer" and
"Image: Vertical rule"?  I would think that using ALT="" would be much less
distracting.

Along the same line, what is the point of telling the user that his or her
browser does not support JavaScript?

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Liam Quinn
Received on Saturday, 24 October 1998 23:55:01 GMT

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