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Re: Two efforts to kill longdesc

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 2 Jun 2011 21:28:08 +1000
Message-ID: <BANLkTik1N_dxsz4qMimVRZWQHYAhVPCywA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Cc: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
On Thu, Jun 2, 2011 at 8:40 PM, Laura Carlson
<laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Silvia,
>>> Do you now support the longdesc change proposal?
>>> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/InstateLongdesc
>> I've made suggestions for improvement of this change proposal before.
> Yes. I appreciate your contributions. I've tried my best to
> incorporate your suggestions without compromising core CP values and
> group consensus of the proposal.
>>I believe if browsers were to include the longdesc link in a
>> context menu on images, it would be very valuable.
> That is second example in the rendering section [1]. That is not
> enough? Are you suggesting that the other two examples should be
> removed?

No, I am not suggesting any more changes to the change proposal at
this stage. I was just replying to your question. Don't worry about it
and just let the change proposal process take its course now. I think
we've done what we could in this group.

Received on Thursday, 2 June 2011 11:28:55 UTC

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