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Re: Alt attribute for unimportant images

From: Christian Smith <csmith@barebones.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Jul 2000 20:39:16 -0400
To: Jan Roland Eriksson <jrexon@newsguy.com>
cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20000711203923-f01010601-b2ba4e1a@>
On Wednesday, July 12, 2000 at 1:14 AM, jrexon@newsguy.com (Jan Roland Eriksson) wrote:

> There is _no_ browser produced for "wide public use" that cares about
> DTDs at all. (they all just ignore DTD references, and that's a fact)

It may be a fact but it's not true.

IE 5.0 for the Mac makes significant use of DTDs. The presence of a 4.0
Strict Doctype puts IE into standards compliant mode for instance. 

iCab for the Macintosh also makes use of the Doctype.

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