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Re: wave file as alt tag?

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 16 May 1999 11:07:50 -0400 (EDT)
To: George Kerscher <kerscher@montana.com>
cc: David Poehlman <poehlman@clark.net>, Peter Meijer <meijer@natlab.research.philips.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.10.9905161103540.12638-100000@tux.w3.org>
In fact it is possible currently to use longdesc to refer to any URI. I am
not sure if you can have multiple longdescs for a single element, but using
Xlink would allow that.


On Sun, 16 May 1999, George Kerscher wrote:

  Hi Folks,
  This use of audio files begins to move into the realm of the Synchronized
  Multimedia Integration Language (SMIL) This is a W3C recommendation. This
  is also the technique the DAISY Consortium (http://www.daisy.org) is using
  for development of Digital Talking Books.
   The .wav file is very large, but various compression techniques can reduce
  the size (mpeg, Realaudio) and these files could also be streamed.
  George Kerscher, Project Manager
  PM to the DAISY Consortium
  Recording For the Blind & Dyslexic
  Email: kerscher@montana.com
  Phone: 406/549-4687

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