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Re: ISSUE-155 counter proposal

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 23 Mar 2011 18:15:57 +0000 (UTC)
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>, public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1103231801060.25791@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 23 Mar 2011, Sam Ruby wrote:
> On 03/23/2011 12:00 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> > 
> > It seems apparent that non-CSS UAs should display a border on tables 
> > automatically.
> 
> Any chance that the ISSUE-155 counter proposal could get updated to 
> propose a change to the draft specification mention this explicitly?  
> If not, would anybody be willing to propose a separate change proposal 
> that does this?

You are of course encouraged to write a change proposal that proposes this 
if you think it would be helpful, but it seems rather self-evident to me. 
Just look in any book, tables are almost always rendered with borders.

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