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Re: ISSUE 30 @longdesc use cases

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2010 21:42:19 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
cc: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>, W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>, Barry McMullin <barry.mcmullin@dcu.ie>, Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
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On Mon, 23 Aug 2010, Jonas Sicking wrote:
> 
> Note that the 'hidden' attribute prevents the description from being 
> displayed inline, but doesn't prevent it from being exposed to AT users.

It should... The hidden="" attribute means "this is irrelevant and must 
not be presented to the user".

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