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Re: Empty vs no alt attribute (was Re: Baby Steps or Backwards Steps?)

From: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
Date: Fri, 17 Aug 2007 19:50:02 +0100
Message-ID: <46C5EDDA.90608@cfit.ie>
To: Sander Tekelenburg <st@isoc.nl>
Cc: HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>, wai-xtech@w3.org

Sander Tekelenburg wrote:
> I cannot imagine how alt="unknown" could be useful to anyone. 

I am also at a loss to understand how this is useful. Is it expected
that screen readers would read output "unknown" when they came across
and image that used the attribute in this way?

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