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Re: CFC re ISSUE-31 Missing Alt

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2010 18:51:01 -0500
Message-ID: <p2q1c8dbcaa1004281651o75380672he92643dfd68402f9@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <oedipus@hicom.net>
Cc: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Hi Gregory,

> my 2 cents (american) on an auto-generated authoring-tool inserted
> missing alt tag:
> if an authoring tool prompts an author for alt text and the author
> explicitly refuses, then a missing tag MUST be auto-generated by the
> authoring tool, which can then be used to trigger a retrieval process
> such as that i outlined in my post on RDFPic [1] and the RDF and
> Photos W3C Note [2]

Thank you very much for this. I added a section on the Change Proposal
for metadata using your text as a start.

Thoughts everyone? Ideas for improvement? Can anyone not live with this?

Best Regards,

Laura L. Carlson
Received on Wednesday, 28 April 2010 23:51:34 UTC

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