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(unknown charset) Re: summarization information delivery options: attribute or element

From: (unknown charset) Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Sat, 27 Feb 2010 21:56:34 +0100
To: (unknown charset) public-html-a11y@w3.org
Cc: (unknown charset) Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>, Gez Lemon <g.lemon@webprofession.com>
Message-ID: <20100227215634117493.6ab09bd7@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Leif Halvard Silli, Sat, 27 Feb 2010 17:52:13 +0100:
> @summary only structure descriptor? Not in HTML4. Not in WCAG20.

For example 'Tests' in WCAG20 H73 uses 'organization' which at least 
gives myself many more hints than 'structure' does: [1]

> If the table is a data table and a summary is present, check that the 
> summary attribute describes the table's organization or explains how 
> to use the table
> 
> If both a summary attribute and a caption element are present for 
> this data table, check that the summary does not duplicate the 
> caption.

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20-TECHS/H73#H73-tests
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leif halvard silli
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