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Re: Layout table

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2001 08:38:27 -0700
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To: "Yuu Morita" <VET06031@nifty.com>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
At 12:35 AM +0900 2001/7/19, Yuu Morita wrote:
>I just wonder what I should describe in the SUMMARY attribute of 
>TABLE tag, when I intend to use the table for just controlling the
>layout of the page. In other words, I'm not sure the way SUMMARY 
>attributes are used on a page like, say, <http://www.w3.org/> --
>see below source code description -- is appropriate (or at least not 
>the originally intended -- and thus recommended -- one).

My recommendation is:

"Indicate layout tables with a human-readable @summary attribute 
reading something like "Page Layout." "

My recent post about table markup is archived at:

      http://access.idyllmtn.com/tables/

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