Status

defect
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major
VERIFIED DUPLICATE of bug 25537
18 years ago
15 years ago

People

(Reporter: junk, Assigned: asa)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows 2000

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

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From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:0.9.8) Gecko/20020204
BuildID:    2002020406

<img alt="bla bla">
Text in ALT attribute doesn't show when mouse is over the image.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.goto slashdot
2.put mouse above one of the topic images
3.wait and see nothing happens

Actual Results:  duh

Expected Results:  ALT text should popup

http://w3c.org/
This is a dupe of bug 25537.

The TITLE attribute of the image tag should be used for tooltips, and ALT for
accessibility, as per w3c specs.  That's the short version of why this won't be
fixed.  The long version is in comment 31
http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25537#c31 in bug 25537.
Duping.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 25537 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 18 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
vrfy dupe
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
Product: Browser → Seamonkey
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