Re: ALT specification

Brother Baker (
Tue, 20 Jun 1995 01:58:51 -0500 (CDT)

On Fri, 9 Jun 1995, Philippe Jausions wrote:

> I have a suggestion for ALT attribut (IMG tag). Why don't we use it
> with full HTML syntax and not just with simple text.
> ...
> This could be useful for terminal browsers which do not support
> imagemap, or for users who don't load pictures to save bandwidth, or
> when you print the page in a text layout.
> Of course this means a very strict use of (") or something like [] or {}.
> That was my suggestion.

And a VERY good suggestion it is, might I say. Thank you for speaking my
mind for me. :)
-James Baker
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