Re: IMG ALT attribute in HTML 4.0

Dave Raggett (dsr@w3.org)
Wed, 10 Sep 1997 12:52:29 -0400 ()


Date: Wed, 10 Sep 1997 12:52:29 -0400 ()
From: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
To: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
cc: www-html@w3.org
In-Reply-To: <v03102809b03c7f02721c@[205.149.180.135]>
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.3.95.970910125129.-174449M-100000@hazel.hpl.hp.com>
Subject: Re: IMG ALT attribute in HTML 4.0

On Wed, 10 Sep 1997, Walter Ian Kaye wrote:

> At 10:02a -0400 09/10/97, Liam Quinn wrote:
>  >
>  > (It'd almost be nice to rename OBJECT to rid ourselves of the
>  > bugs in current implementations.)
> 
> I recall that at one time it was to be renamed INSERT. Wha' happe'?

The working group was persuaded to change its mind -- this seemed
a cheap price to pay for getting consensus.

Regards,

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