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[Bug 12591] restrict img from taking @role=presentation whenever img provides link text

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Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2013 09:06:20 +0000
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--- Comment #2 from steve faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com> ---
(In reply to comment #0)
> Restrict img from taking @role=presentation whenever img provides link text.
> Suggested method for solving this bug: in the #table-aria-weak, then,  for 
> "img element whose alt attribute's value is present and not empty", add a
> restriction in the third column saying that for img elements whose alt
> attribute is used to provide link text, then  role=presentation MUST NOT be
> used. 
> See: 
> http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/embedded-content-1#a-link-or-button-containing-
> nothing-but-the-image.

Hi leif, 

we are looking at the approriateness of role=presentation for <img> without alt
at the moment see bug https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=22930

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