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Re: Tables and the Summary attribute + Nielsen on PDFs

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2005 22:12:13 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200509222112.j8MLCDa03033@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> Too, I cannot imagine but just a few instances today where one would use a
> blank image alt rather than CSS. This practice is archaic.

I don't understand this.  In the real world, the only sort of browsers
are visual media type, and in the real world most authors let alt
default to (illegally) missing or to whatever their authoring tool
inserts (e.g. duplicating the src attribute).
Received on Thursday, 22 September 2005 21:13:52 UTC

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