Re: ALT specification

Brother Baker (applemac@frank.mtsu.edu)
Tue, 20 Jun 1995 01:58:51 -0500 (CDT)


Date: Tue, 20 Jun 1995 01:58:51 -0500 (CDT)
From: Brother Baker <applemac@frank.mtsu.edu>
To: www-html@www10.w3.org
Subject: Re: ALT specification
In-Reply-To: <9506200637.AA22548@www10.w3.org>
Message-Id: <Pine.HPP.3.91.950620015407.10235D@frank.mtsu.edu>

On Fri, 9 Jun 1995, Philippe Jausions wrote:

> I have a suggestion for ALT attribut (IMG tag). Why don't we use it 
> with full HTML syntax and not just with simple text.
> ...    
> This could be useful for terminal browsers which do not support 
> imagemap, or for users who don't load pictures to save bandwidth, or 
> when you print the page in a text layout. 
> Of course this means a very strict use of (") or something like [] or {}.
> 
> That was my suggestion.

And a VERY good suggestion it is, might I say.  Thank you for speaking my 
mind for me.  :)
					-James Baker
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