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Re: CSS3 Speech module: Comments and Corrections

From: Anne van Kesteren (fora) <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Fri, 07 May 2004 15:57:14 +0200
Message-ID: <409B95BA.90003@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Nicholas Shanks <contact@nickshanks.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

Nicholas Shanks wrote:
> After having read through the new aural media WD (CSS3 Speech module, 
> http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-speech/), I would like to offer the following 
> comments to the author (which isn't given, BTW)

See "Editor" at the top of the draft.


> 1) There appears to be no direct way to substitute an audio file in 
> place of a specific span of text, which would not be rendered by the UA. 

You could probably use something like:

  @media speech{
   element{
    content:none;
    cue-before:url(johnwayne.aiff);
   }
  }

This uses 'content' from another CSS3 module, that seems one way to do it.


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  Anne van Kesteren
  <http://annevankesteren.nl/>
Received on Friday, 7 May 2004 09:57:49 GMT

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