Re: Questionable implementation of IMG ALT attribute as tooltips

Colin F Reynolds (colin@bespin.demon.co.uk)
Thu, 22 Jan 1998 18:18:06 -0500 (EST)


Date: Thu, 22 Jan 1998 18:18:06 -0500 (EST)
Message-ID: <Qm56eEBDL9x0EwRu@the-net-effect.com>
To: www-html@w3.org
From: Colin F Reynolds <colin@bespin.demon.co.uk>
In-Reply-To: <SIMEON.9801222127.A@sf106.essex.ac.uk>
Subject: Re: Questionable implementation of IMG ALT attribute as tooltips

In article <SIMEON.9801222127.A@sf106.essex.ac.uk>, James Green
<jmkgre@essex.ac.uk> writes
>> I don't like it, which is why I'm trying to find a solution to the
>> problem.
>
>bgates@microsoft.com

Trite. Incidentally, when did Microsoft acquire Netscape? Sorry, I've
been rather busy of late...

>> James, if you speak for the W3C (do you?), then I guess I have no
>> alternative but to throw my hands up in the air in despair (and go nuts
>> ;)
>
>No, I don't speak for the W3C.

I would very much appreciate anyone here who *does* speak for the W3C to
address my concerns.
-- 
Colin Reynolds
"I know you believe you understand what you thought I said, but
I'm not sure you realize that what you heard was not what I meant!"