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RE: Re: Clarification needed on ALT/TITLE tooltips

From: Brian Bober <netdemonz@yahoo.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Jul 2003 15:30:01 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <20030701223001.46033.qmail@web11701.mail.yahoo.com>
To: www-html@w3.org

I think the mosconception that is since browsers based on 3.2 did it, it was
part of the specs. Obviously, that isn't the case, but it does raise a question
about what we should do in quirks mode.

--- Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> Actually, the text of the HTML3.2 spec is even more in favour of not using
> tooltips than the text for HTML4. The 3.2 spec is very explicit about alt
> attributes on the IMG element being for _replacement_ only.
> 
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