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Re: <table presentation="pie">

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 31 Jul 2007 19:40:08 +0100
Message-ID: <46AF8208.5060101@splintered.co.uk>
To: public-html@w3.org

Dmitry Turin wrote:
> MB> this should be done ... not overriding tables
> You think, this is non-table ? You are wrong.
> This is __other presentation__ of table.

The *data* can be marked up as a table, but the *presentation* of that 
data is out of scope for HTML. Unless I'm gravely mistaken, we're moving 
towards having even less presentational aspects in HTML and segregating 
those aspects to other technologies.

Patrick H. Lauke
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