W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-comments-wcag20@w3.org > November 2007

Re: Issue ID: 2250

From: Jared Smith <jared@webaim.org>
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2007 11:15:01 -0700
Message-ID: <f16638ed0711121015o184a3c84xecada06e7d455866@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-comments-wcag20@w3.org

>> Original Comment:
>> A content creator can simply designate the transcript for a video as
>> the "text" and the video itself as the "multimedia alternative to
>> text", thus there would be no requirement to ever provide captions for
>> any video that has a transcript.
> Response from Working Group:
> We have changed the definition of "multimedia alternatives to text" to
> address this problem.

The updated definition of  "multimedia alternatives to text" fixes
this issue. I am satisfied with the working groups resolution.

Jared Smith
Received on Tuesday, 13 November 2007 19:02:44 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 19:14:45 UTC