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Re: HTML Action Item 54 - ...draft text for HTML 5 spec to require producers/authors to include @alt on img elements.

From: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
Date: Mon, 12 May 2008 19:32:48 +0100
Message-ID: <48288D50.6050706@cfit.ie>
To: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Cc: Dave Singer <singer@apple.com>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>, W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>, wai-liaison@w3.org, Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>, "Michael(tm) Smith" <mike@w3.org>

Dan Connolly wrote:
> I would prefer that the HTML 5 spec cited WCAG on accessibility
> matters, perhaps importing some of the material by copy as well
> as reference... i.e. that we don't independently specify how
> to make HTML documents accessible. 

I completely agree. I don't however think that this is shared view in 
the WG.

Josh
Received on Monday, 12 May 2008 18:33:29 GMT

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