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Re: screen readers, browsers, & the reporting of ALT on & in image maps

From: David Poehlman <poehlman@clark.net>
Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2000 19:49:28 -0500
Message-ID: <387D2118.511F21DE@clark.net>
To: "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <unagi69@concentric.net>
CC: A.Flavell@physics.gla.ac.uk, WAI Interest Group Emailing List <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
I'd say loosely that alt is sort of audio description and title is sort
of caption.  even this is precarious though as we don't get a lot of
<enterpretation> or <functional equivilancy> in audio description, but
title as caption is good.  tell us what it is but don't stop there.  I
like <select a direction> or direction selector> even.  I would also be
interested in where which direction is going to take me if I go that

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