[thelist] Accessibility v XHTML

David Dorward evolt at david.us-lot.org
Fri Jan 2 11:28:50 CST 2004

On Fri, 2004-01-02 at 16:54, Michael Pack wrote:
> No need for label....add an alt tag to the selector....
> <select id="quickselect" name="clients" alt="Client List"
> onchange="window.location.href =
> this.value;"></select>

Err - &rudeWord;

The alt *attribute* provides a textual alternative in the event that an
image can not be displayed.

It does not label an element, and the <select> elements doesn't support
an alt attribute. (<input> does, but that is for use with <input ...

David Dorward                                 <http://dorward.me.uk/>

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