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Re: longdesc in XHTML2

From: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 22 Sep 2002 15:42:37 +0900 (JST)
Message-Id: <20020922.154237.74730195.mimasa@w3.org>
To: jps@his.com
Cc: www-html@w3.org

"Jeffrey P. Silverstone" <jps@his.com> wrote:

> Looking at the XHTML2 draft document, I can't figure out what the equivalent of the <img longdesc="" /> attribute is when using the object tag when the object type is a "gif".

The following technique basically applies to XHTML2 as well.

    HTML Techniques for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0
    7.2 Long descriptions of images
    http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG10-HTML-TECHS/#long-descriptions

Regards,
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Masayasu Ishikawa / mimasa@w3.org
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Sunday, 22 September 2002 02:45:11 GMT

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