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Re: How to make complex data tables more accessible to screen-reader users

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 6 Jul 2009 10:21:55 +0000 (UTC)
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0907061020440.1053@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Mon, 6 Jul 2009, Lachlan Hunt wrote:
> Ian Hickson wrote:
> > I've updated the spec to encourage describing the table in general and
> > showing a variety of doing so.
> 
> I think that's an improvement over what was there previously.  However, 
> I think the spec should make it clear that it isn't an exhaustive list 
> of techniques, and that authors may use other variations or combinations 
> of these techniques that may be more appropriate for the design and 
> structure of the page.

Done.

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