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Re: alt text & punctuation - best practice?

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 21 Jun 2004 21:59:14 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200406212059.i5LKxE801031@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> text where they should go which is that there is a max length to an alt
> attrig and the textual content of the image can well acceed that max.

Any length limit is an implementation limit, as the specification doesn't
impose one.  Almost certainly the limit is a consequence of treating
alt text as tool-tips.
Received on Monday, 21 June 2004 17:17:55 UTC

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