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Re: image action?

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@staff.uiuc.edu>
Date: Fri, 21 May 1999 14:42:11 -0500
Message-Id: <199905211942.OAA08245@staff2.cso.uiuc.edu>
To: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
What type of markup are you using to associate the WAV file with the image?

Jon

At 04:14 PM 5/20/99 -0400, you wrote:
>There is now software available that will provide an auditory
>rendering of images and this can be done on the fly from the web
>provided that the browser sends a construct to activate the software
>when an image is downloaded.  The software currently employed to
>handle the image to sound conversion in the form of a wav file from a
>bmp is called the vOICe which some of you may have heard of.  Peter
>meeger and I and others have veen discussing this on the ig list and
>It was my thought that we could ask him to work with this if it is
>felt to be viable?  This would have to be a user choice and would of
>course not be renderable by something like lynx, possibly pwweb speak
>and hpr as well, but could provide a level of functionality regarding
>images that is currently lacking.  The user would also have to undergo
>some training but we are working on that part of it to comprehend the
>audio.
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