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Re: Click here

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 10 Aug 2002 01:12:56 -0400 (EDT)
To: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0208100110510.22375-100000@tux.w3.org>

More to the point, it is difficult to imagine what context would be chosen.
Without some heavywieght natural language processing it is difficult to do
more than make a guess at how much of the surrounding stuff should be

Authoring hypertext seems to me a skill that involves working out what link
text should be.

just my tuppence.


On Fri, 9 Aug 2002, David Woolley wrote:

>> If a screenreader is going to generate a summary, it should -- at the
>> very least -- include a good degree of context around the link, not
>Neither Internet Explorer nor Lynx generate any context when tabulating
>the links in a document.

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