Re: COUGAR: ALT and <INPUT TYPE="IMAGE">

Foteos Macrides (MACRIDES@SCI.WFBR.EDU)
Wed, 30 Oct 1996 17:26:50 -0500 (EST)


Date: Wed, 30 Oct 1996 17:26:50 -0500 (EST)
From: Foteos Macrides <MACRIDES@SCI.WFBR.EDU>
Subject: Re: COUGAR: ALT and <INPUT TYPE="IMAGE">
To: marc@ckm.ucsf.edu
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-id: <01IB9FPXAZ6U00FPRS@SCI.WFBR.EDU>

Marc Salomon <marc@ckm.ucsf.edu> wrote:
>Should there be an ALT attribute available on <INPUT TYPE="IMAGE"> so that
>the submit action involved can be conveyed when the image is not available?

	No.  Use VALUE, as you would for TYPE="submit".  It'll be ignored
by GUIs.  See:

  http://www.nyu.edu/pages/wsn/subir/lynx/lynx_help/Lynx_users_guide.html#19

				Fote

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