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RE: [wcag2] Layout tables

From: Joe Clark <joeclark@joeclark.org>
Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2004 12:49:59 -0500 (CDT)
To: WAI-GL <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0404161249060.14548-100000@socrates.scdns.net>

> Actually, at the moment we require in guideline 4.1, item 1b: [1]
> "structural elements and attributes are used as defined in the
> specification."

The specification permits layout tables.

> In the HTML specification for tables, the introduction states: [2]
> "Tables should not be used purely as a means to layout document content as

"Should not" does not mean "must not." 


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