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Re: Two efforts to kill longdesc

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 4 Jun 2011 14:12:50 -0500
Message-ID: <BANLkTik3+imO+upgswt_zbbf3KA+_7iWgQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Cc: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Hi Ben,

On 6/2/11, Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Benjamin,
>> On Thu, Jun 2, 2011 at 5:39 PM, Laura Carlson
>> <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> If there is anything that can be done to obtain all task force
>>> members' full support and to strengthen the proposal without
>>> compromising the strong consensus that we have or core values of the
>>> proposal, I would certainly like to hear it.
>> FWIW, for the sake of producing a spec-ready diff, I still think we
>> should draft an img plus @longdesc section for the alt guidance part
>> of the spec.
> Do you mean something in addition to or something different from what
> we have in the Details section of the spec?
> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/InstateLongdesc#Details

typo: Should be "of the Change Proposal"

> Note that the spec text for 4.8.1 The img element was revised [1] to
> incorporate the majority of Silvia's input. Ben, your verbiage is
> still online [2].

Ben, what would you suggest as verbiage to provide a spec-ready diff?


Best Regards,

> [1] http://www.d.umn.edu/~lcarlson/research/ld-spec-text3.html
> [2] http://www.d.umn.edu/~lcarlson/research/ld-spec-text2.html

Laura L. Carlson
Received on Saturday, 4 June 2011 19:13:19 UTC

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