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Re: Tag / element question

From: Samuli Lintula <samuli@samulilintula.net>
Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2004 18:43:25 +0000
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On Fri, 17 Sep 2004 21:03:55 +0300 (EEST), Jukka K. Korpela  
<jkorpela@cs.tut.fi> wrote:

>
> On Fri, 17 Sep 2004 dwitchell@sportcraftcars.com wrote:
>
>> My question is "Why is there a th (table header) tag / element but not
>> a tf (table footer)?"
>
> Probably because there's the <tfoot> element. But I guess the hard
> question is what <tfoot> really means. Can anyone describe that in terms
> of structural and semantic relationships, without implying a visual
> rendering or any "below" relation, and without using a word like "footer"
> without definition?

I have understood - and used - it as a row that sums up the data in a  
table that contains numerical information (such as financial reports)..

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Ystävällisin terveisin,
Samuli Lintula
Received on Friday, 17 September 2004 19:01:59 GMT

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