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Re: ACTION-54 - Work with SteveF draft text for HTML 5 spec to require producers/authors to include @alt on img elements

From: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2008 09:19:00 +0000
Message-ID: <55687cf80803280219j4e8b795o951fc4de0f6241a1@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <oedipus@hicom.net>
Cc: alfred.s.gilman@ieee.org, www-archive@w3.org, wai-liaison@w3.org
Hi gregory, thanks.

>thanks for all of your efforts on this issue.

Laura and Josh have been hard at work to.

Laura attended the HTML WG telecon last night (i didn't - past my
bedtime) and the due date for the action item was pushed back.

Look forward to PF's advice on this issue.

On 27/03/2008, Gregory J. Rosmaita <oedipus@hicom.net> wrote:
>
> aloha, steve!
>
> i have updated ACTION 54
>
> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/actions/54
>
> as per your request:
>
> 1) i changed the item's status as as "pending review"
> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/actions/pendingreview
>
> 2) i added a link to your post to PFWG;
>
> 3) i will now try and get your request considered by PF at the earliest
> possible date -- perhaps a call for consensus on the PF list would be
> quicker than attempting to discuss it at the next PF meeting, which is
> wednesday, although i will ascertain if such a discussion is possible;
>
> 4) if and when PF comes up with an action item or deadline for response,
> i'll add that info to the HTML5 issue tracker as soon as it becomes
> available...
>
> thanks for all of your efforts on this issue -- sorry i haven't been of
> more immediate assistance -- i was "looking" forward to meeting you in
> person at CSUN, too -- hopefully, our paths will cross soon, gregory.
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> ---------- Original Message -----------
> From: "Steven Faulkner" <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
> To: "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <oedipus@hicom.net>
> Cc: www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>
> Sent: Thu, 27 Mar 2008 09:28:30 +0000
> Subject: RE: ACTION-54 - Work with SteveF draft text for HTML 5 spec to
> require producers/authors to include @alt on img elements
>
> > Hi Gregory,
> > I have put in a request to PF WG for clarification of normative language
> > use (http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-
> > html/2008Mar/0234.html)
> >
> > Can you add this request to PF WG to the action item, and detail
> > that we are waiting on a response to to move forward, as the
> > actiom item is currently listed as overdue.
> >
> > ACTION-54
> > Work with SteveF draft text for HTML 5 spec to require
> > producers/authors to include @alt on img elements
> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/actions/54
> >
> > thanks, sorry that you were unable to make CSUN, was looking
> > forward to meeting you.
> > --
> > with regards
> >
> > Steve Faulkner
> > Technical Director - TPG Europe
> > Director - Web Accessibility Tools Consortium
> >
> > www.paciellogroup.com | www.wat-c.org
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> ------- End of Original Message -------
>
>


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with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG Europe
Director - Web Accessibility Tools Consortium

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