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Re: Draft text for summary attribute definition

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Sun, 01 Mar 2009 16:05:31 +0000
Message-ID: <49AAB24B.6000808@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <lhs@malform.no>
CC: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>, Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>, Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>


Leif Halvard Silli wrote:

> Perhaps we should say that it is meaningless to a have separate caption 
> element. It would be better to have a @caption attribute of <table> so 
> that authors understsand for certain that caption is related to the table.

If caption were not an element in its own right, it
could not contain embedded markup.

Phili- TAYLOR
Received on Sunday, 1 March 2009 16:06:20 UTC

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