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RE: FW: longdesc extension question

From: John Foliot <john@foliot.ca>
Date: Thu, 29 Aug 2013 09:42:17 -0700
To: "'Charles McCathie Nevile'" <chaals@yandex-team.ru>, "'Silvia Pfeiffer'" <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Cc: "'Andrew Kirkpatrick'" <akirkpat@adobe.com>, <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-ID: <01cc01cea4d6$cbc58840$635098c0$@ca>
Charles McCathie Nevile wrote:
> 
> The two have different legacies over the decade since aria-describedby
> appeared (only 5 years after longdesc!). Since these are legacy specs,
> and
> hopefully in line to get obsoleted some time in the next decade
> (although
> people have been saying that about longdesc for 7 years and have got
> nowhere in that time), I think the differences are justified.
> 

+1 

JF
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