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Re: HTML5 Authoring Conformance Study

From: Shelley Powers <shelley.just@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2010 19:57:17 -0500
Message-ID: <643cc0271003221757g26238dc9vd262d6fa90d4865c@mail.gmail.com>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Cc: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, HTMLwg WG <public-html@w3.org>
On Mon, Mar 22, 2010 at 7:18 PM, Leif Halvard Silli
<xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no> wrote:
> Laura Carlson, Mon, 22 Mar 2010 18:42:05 -0500:
>> Hi Shelley,
>>
>> On 3/21/10, Shelley Powers <shelley.just@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I think a good accessibility guidelines document as part of this group's
>>> deliverables would be a good thing...
>>
>> Steve is editing a document like this for text alternatives.
>> http://dev.w3.org/html5/alt-techniques/
>>
>>> Rules, though, should stay in the HTML5 document.
>>
>> Exactly.
>
> Meaning, for the @alt, the same rule as in HTML4: there must a an alt
> attribute - empty or with text. That's all. Right?
> --
> leif halvard silli
>

As far as I know. What text to use is covered in Steve's guideline, or
the accessibility guideline, or even the authoring guidelines, if we
decide to incorporate all authoring guidance in one document.

Shelley
Received on Tuesday, 23 March 2010 00:57:50 UTC

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