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

Carl Morris (msftrncs@htcnet.com)
Wed, 30 Oct 1996 18:40:58 -0600


Message-Id: <199610310047.SAA26802@inet.htcnet.com>
From: "Carl Morris" <msftrncs@htcnet.com>
To: "WWW HTML List" <www-html@w3.org>
Subject: Re: COUGAR: ALT and <INPUT TYPE="IMAGE">
Date: Wed, 30 Oct 1996 18:40:58 -0600

| Seems very sensible. Should be an ALT anywhere there's a SRC,
| I guess, as you can't tie the presence of ALT to the _value_ of
| another attribute in the DTD, only in an application.

Frankly, I would rather see ALT fade away, and have people instead use
a construct like OBJECT, where much more markup is available in the
alternate version.