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Re: D-link and LONGDESC (GL type stuff)

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charlesn@sunrise.srl.rmit.edu.au>
Date: Fri, 24 Apr 1998 08:39:43 +1000 (EST)
To: WAI <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
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IMG SRC="dlinkk.gif" ALT="D" is not all that helpful. but IMG 
SRC="D-link.gif" ALT="D-link" (As I wrote) should be clear to anybody who 
understands a d-link. (That of course does not include the whole world, 
but there are also many people who don't understand how to use a 

Charles McCathieNevile

On Thu, 23 Apr 1998, David Poehlman wrote:

> At first when I saw it, I thought perhaps a good idea but then did a
> doubletake.  what would alt="d" mean to me.  no, alt should take me
> someplace or tell me something usefull. a description page is good and is
> actually used in some instances already.
> wgbh for instance.

I had written
>being described, of minimal width ( 1 pixel for example ) with ALT="D-link".
Received on Thursday, 23 April 1998 18:58:59 UTC

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