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[Bug 18385] Programmatic association of a page element to a 'description' text in a different uri

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Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2012 15:38:09 +0000
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https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=18385

--- Comment #16 from Devarshi Pant <devarshipant@gmail.com> 2012-09-11 15:38:09 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #14)
> With respect to the original use case of "table header cell superscripts and
> footnotes", it might make for better hypermedia practice to convert notes on
> table headers into progressively disclosed inline details. For example:
>   <th abbr=Population>
>     <details>
>       <summary>Population</summary>
>       2008 figures from CIA World Factbook.
>       </details> 
>   </th>

Good suggestion. I just hope that the table navigation does not get verbose
when inline details are set to 'open.'

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