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control of Longdesc

From: Leonard R. Kasday <kasday@acm.org>
Date: Wed, 24 Nov 1999 12:17:48 -0500
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To: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Users should, according to their preference, receive LONGDESC text

1. always
2. on request, with a brief signal should indicate its presence (e.g. a tone)
3. on request, but without even that signal.

This is in the spirit of 2.2


    If more than one alternative equivalent is available for content, allow 
the user to choose from among the alternatives.


pehaps it would simply be another example there.


Leonard R. Kasday, Ph.D.
Institute on Disabilities/UAP, and
Department of Electrical Engineering
Temple University
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