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Re: Fwd: WCAG 1.0 checkpoint 10.4

From: Jon Gibbins (dotjay) <dotjay@nov5th.net>
Date: Tue, 12 Jul 2005 15:27:59 +0100
Message-ID: <42D3D36F.7070704@nov5th.net>
To: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Quoting David Poehlman (via Patrick H. Lauke):
> [...] but if there is nothing in the blank, braille cannot be
> put there by any software. [...]

This is an interesting discussion.

I'd still maintain that software could do more here. A title attribute
or equivalent could be useful in providing extra info here, so could the
software not check for such info?

If such information such as David describes is useful, there must be a
better way to provide that info that via placeholder text.


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