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Re: longdesc for an image used as a link

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2002 09:45:27 -0400
To: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>, goliver@accease.com
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-id: <000f01c1ec5f$75a35050$19e03244@DAVIDPOEHLMAN>
a context menu seems a good idea.  it seems that jaws supports long desk
via a link to it.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Charles McCathieNevile" <charles@w3.org>
To: <goliver@accease.com>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Thursday, April 25, 2002 9:39 AM
Subject: Re: longdesc for an image used as a link

Yes, I have thought about it from time to time.

Having a browser that supports longdesc (iCab) it doesn't seem to be a
- iCab provides access to the longdesc via a context menu (similar to
the way
it can take me to the referenced page when there is a cite attribute)


On Thu, 25 Apr 2002 goliver@accease.com wrote:

  Anyone ever felt compelled to use the longdesc
  attribute for an image used as a link?
  Anyone got any thoughts?


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