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Re: Header cell in top left of data tables

From: Olivier GENDRIN <olivier.gendrin@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2008 13:48:37 +0100
Message-ID: <e2c275120801280448v5278358s93f4bad4cd927e4@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Ben Boyle" <benjamins.boyle@gmail.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org WG" <public-html@w3.org>

On Jan 27, 2008 2:11 AM, Ben Boyle <benjamins.boyle@gmail.com> wrote:
> Assume I am authoring a table and want it to be fully accessible. This
> table has both row and column headings ... as an example, imagine it's
> a TV guide and the columns represent hours in the day and the rows
> represent various channels (the data being what's on).
>
> If it contains "Time" then it should be a <th scope="row">

I'm wondering if this should not be a <time> element, in a <tside>
element (as we have <thead> an <tfoot>).

I think that tables are not yet usable to describe such things efficiently...

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Olivier G.
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