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RE: img/alt summary attempt

From: Schnabel, Stefan <stefan.schnabel@sap.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 14:02:46 +0200
Message-ID: <255E2E0688F6364594ABCB93F5223747011F25E2@dewdfe19.wdf.sap.corp>
To: "Henri Sivonen" <hsivonen@iki.fi>, "Jim Jewett" <jimjjewett@gmail.com>
Cc: <whatwg@whatwg.org>, <wai-xtech@w3.org>, <list@html4all.org>

This would mean the ARIA band-aid strikes again ... chances are that
discussion will overturn to: let's skip alt, there's ARIA-MAN outta
there :)

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To: Jim Jewett
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Subject: Re: img/alt summary attempt

On Apr 14, 2008, at 20:48, Jim Jewett wrote:
> -- Note -- HTML5 expands the use of LEGEND -- there may be cases where
> alt is not useful *because* it is redundant with LEGEND.  This case
> may not be covered in current WCAG Recommendations.

Also note <img aria-describedby='...'>

Henri Sivonen
Received on Tuesday, 15 April 2008 12:06:01 UTC

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