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Re: longdesc in XHTML2

From: Toby Inkster <tobyink@goddamn.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 22 Sep 2002 12:26:59 +0100
To: www-html@w3.org
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On Sat, 21 Sep 2002 15:02:02 -0400
"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".

Something like this, I guess:

<object type="image/gif" .... >
  <p>Here is a <a href="longdesc.txt">description of the image</a>.</p>
</object>

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