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Re: img alt text, links and titles

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2002 07:34:07 -0500 (EST)
To: "Charles F. Munat" <chas@munat.com>
cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0201170732560.20590-100000@tux.w3.org>
iCab provides access to a longdesc via a context menu for the image. In GUI
mode, right click the image and the menu includes options for it - if there
is a longdesc it includes a description option, which follows the link.


On Wed, 16 Jan 2002, Charles F. Munat wrote:

  kynn-eda@idyllmtn.com wrote:

  > Therefore, anything which has a longdesc SHOULD be explicitly
  > identified as an image, and thus the user should expect to look for
  > further description of that image via longdesc links.

  Which browsers or AT support longdesc and how do they indicate that a
  longdesc is available? How does one follow the longdesc to the image

  Charles F. Munat
  Seattle, Washington

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