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[whatwg] accessibility management for timed media elements, proposal

From: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Date: Sun, 10 Jun 2007 12:46:38 +0100
Message-ID: <466BE49E.7030300@googlemail.com>
I wrote:

> The crudest way of doing this would be to provide transcriptions of 
> audio descriptions to supplement the captions. I believe one can do that 
> with SMIL; I don't know what the situation with other container formats 
> or player UIs is however.

I just ran across the Open and Closed Project's proposal for a XEX 
format including "audio description scripts", which is precisely the 
sort of inclusion I mentioned:

http://openandclosed.org/docs/AccessibilityExchange.html

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Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
Received on Sunday, 10 June 2007 04:46:38 UTC

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