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Re: last (fast) gasp for waicard10, closing Thursday a.m.

From: Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 11 Feb 1999 12:22:20 -0500
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To: "Leonard R. Kasday" <kasday@acm.org>, Wendy A Chisholm <chisholm@trace.wisc.edu>, w3c-wai-eo@w3.org
The latest proposal on image map was actually:

>"Image maps. Use client-side MAP and text for each hotspot."
>OK? They can get the detail from the "complete guidelines & checklist" as

...which is appropriately ambigous but introduces the concept.



At 11:50 AM 2/11/99 -0500, Leonard R. Kasday wrote:
>>Use client-side MAP and provide text for each hotspot.
>I like that one.  It is a bit ambiguous, but as I mentioned before (and as
>Daniel and Charles recommended) that amgiguity is an advantage because if I
>use it with someone I'm working with I can interpret it as AREA/ALT alone
>or redundantly with separate text links, depending on what kind of
>browser/screenreaders we can expect users to have. 
>Leonard R. Kasday, Ph.D.
>Universal Design Engineer, Institute on Disabilities/UAP, and
>Adjunct Professor, Electrical Engineering
>Temple University
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