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bug#16537: Use the title attribute for the tooltip, rather than the alt
bug#16537: Use the title attribute for the tooltip, rather than the alt attribute.
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 20:36:35 +0100
Gnus/5.130008 (Ma Gnus v0.8) Emacs/24.3.50 (gnu/linux)
Lars Ingebrigtsen <address@hidden> writes:
> Yeah. But I don't really see any harm in using the alt text as a
> tooltip if it's there.
The "harm" is that the alt-attribute is mandatory - so you will always
get a tooltip, even on images where a tooltip is useless/unwanted.
I guess most people will have their mouse away from the images displayed
by Emacs anyway, so it probably isn't a big problem.
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