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Re: Data and layout tables: definition

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 07:44:27 -0700
Cc: "Eric Velleman" <E.Velleman@bartimeus.nl>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
To: "Chris Ridpath" <chris.ridpath@utoronto.ca>
Message-Id: <B60BD027-9508-11D7-8C08-000393D9E692@idyllmtn.com>

On Monday, June 2, 2003, at 05:57 AM, Chris Ridpath wrote:

> The WCAG2 Techniques desribe them as:
> "tables used to organize data, and tables used to create a visual 
> layout of
> the page"
> This seems clear enough to me. Have you seen any that are ambiguous - 
> could
> fit into both categories or neither category?

ObNitpick:  From the definitions alone, it should be pointed out that a 
layout _is_ a way to organize data.  It's just a visual way of 
visual information.


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