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Re: Data and layout tables: definition

From: Chris Ridpath <chris.ridpath@utoronto.ca>
Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 08:57:54 -0400
Message-ID: <003101c32906$957b3c50$b040968e@WILDDOG>
To: "Eric Velleman" <E.Velleman@bartimeus.nl>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

The WCAG2 Techniques desribe them as:

"tables used to organize data, and tables used to create a visual layout of
the page"
This seems clear enough to me. Have you seen any that are ambiguous - could
fit into both categories or neither category?

Cheers,

Chris



----- Original Message -----
From: "Eric Velleman" <E.Velleman@bartimeus.nl>
To: <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, June 02, 2003 3:34 AM
Subject: Data and layout tables: definition


>
> Hello,
>
> Is there an official kind of definition of a data table and a layout
table? We have lots of discussion about that here and it seems important for
the answering of the question about summary and other questions about
accessibility of 'tables'.
>
> Kindest regards,
>
> Eric Velleman
>
>
>
>
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