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Re: [w3c-wai-ig] <none>

From: <jon@spin.ie>
Date: Mon Sep 29 05:14:13 2003
To: <alicia.chin@families.qld.gov.au>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20030929091412.B6EFD13B99@dr-nick.w3.org>

> Instead of using flags and thus raising questions on which flag to use, how
> about having images of the language written in their own script such as
> French as &quot;Francais&quot; (with alt tags on the image to label the image
> i.e.
> alt=&quot;Arabic&quot; .. etc) that the native speakers themselves will
> easily
> recognise?

Text in images has many well-known accessibility issues, and adds nothing. Just use the text.
Received on Monday, 29 September 2003 05:14:13 UTC

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