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Re: User agent support of SUMMARY attribute in tables

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2003 19:13:33 -0500
To: iris <iristopa@yahoo.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-id: <001001c2c1ab$1aec5720$6501a8c0@handsontech>

This screen reader community thanks you.  Others may not but I don't think
they are on this list or would speak up if they were because hopefully we've
whipped them into submission by now <grin>

----- Original Message -----
From: "iris" <iristopa@yahoo.com>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Tuesday, January 21, 2003 6:16 PM
Subject: Re: User agent support of SUMMARY attribute in tables




--- David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net> wrote:
>
> my suggestion is to leave it out because it tells me
> that there is a summery
> no matter what you put in it and lay out tables need
> not have summaries.

well, am i glad i just removed the layout tables from
most of my sites.  and i've just done a quick find and
replace on all the rest.  thanks and my deepest
apologies to the screenreader user community.

iris

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