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RE: Tables and the Summary attribute

From: Patrick Lauke <P.H.Lauke@salford.ac.uk>
Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2005 16:06:12 +0100
Message-ID: <3A1D23A330416E4FADC5B6C08CC252B901A4833E@misnts16.mis.salford.ac.uk>
To: "WAI Interest Group" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

> Laura Carlson

> Back when the W3C home page used a layout table their summary 
> attribute 
> was something like: summary="Layout table: The first cell contains a 
> navigation bar of W3C technologies, the second contains news, and the 
> third another navigation bar of W3C pages."

Without sounding offensive, it's unfortunate that the W3C pages were
(are) not always a shining example of (contemporary) best practice, though.

Patrick H. Lauke
Webmaster / University of Salford
Web Standards Project (WaSP) Accessibility Task Force
Received on Monday, 26 September 2005 15:02:49 UTC

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