[whatwg] Request in bug 7144
ian at hixie.ch
Sun Aug 9 15:53:12 PDT 2009
In bug 7144, somebody wrote:
> I am not sure if we are ditching ALT in favour of legend. You don't make
> this clear here. Some of your alt examples here resemble longdesc, which
> I am in favour of ditching completely. I'd be interested to see your
> answer on whatwg list about this
It's not clear to me exactly what the question is here. alt="" is not
being ditched; it's a very important part of using images on the Web. I'm
not sure what to add that isn't already said in the spec, though. The
relevant section is pretty detailed. :-)
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