[whatwg] Question regarding accessibility for img

Pentasis pentasis at lavabit.com
Sun Nov 30 08:40:15 PST 2008

I notice that it says in the spec under the img-section:

"There has been some suggestion that the longdesc attribute from HTML4, or 
some other mechanism that is more powerful than alt="", should be included. 
This has not yet been considered."

May I ask why it has not been considered (yet)?


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