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Re: ALT issue redux

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2008 06:46:28 -0600
Message-ID: <1c8dbcaa0802060446r4875654g44bb87891bea6e80@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Cc: wai-xtech@w3.org

Al Gilman wrote:

> 5.  Conclusion:  barring the introduction of three fresh good
> reasons for a change, the failure of the HTML5 draft to make
> @alt on <img> an across-the-board requirement (even if sometimes
> it has the value of &quot;&quot;) is a bug.  Or do you have
> reasons?

Patrick H. Lauke wrote:

> To play devil's advocate - or to preempt the probable response from

Additionally, something to keep in mind from the the devil's advocate
position or to preempt the probable response from HTML WG are the
following seven old justifications of why they consider that alt
should be optional.


Best Regards,
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