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Re: grids vs sortable tables

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Jan 2016 21:57:19 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+V=_+L8uBxkBsiE04DiP40862zmcVgOgiGdWP7Mnv8B+Wg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Fred Esch <fesch@us.ibm.com>
Cc: Matt King <a11ythinker@gmail.com>, Accessible Rich Internet Applications Working Group <public-aria@w3.org>
On 29 January 2016 at 20:07, Fred Esch <fesch@us.ibm.com> wrote:

> A table element can have a *'sortable'* attribute which designates you
> can sort on columns.
>

note the table sorting algorithm and associated attribute have been removed
from the whatwg HTML spec due to a lack of implementer interest and suggest
the same fate will befall this feature in W3C HTML, sooner rather than
later.

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Regards

SteveF
Current Standards Work @W3C
<http://www.paciellogroup.com/blog/2015/03/current-standards-work-at-w3c/>
Received on Friday, 29 January 2016 21:58:30 UTC

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