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Re: Is bobby correct?

From: C.Bottelier <c.bottelier@ITsec.nl>
Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2002 12:23:22 +0200
Message-ID: <3D89A59A.50AE384D@ITsec.nl>
To: Daniel Hillier <DHillier@VisionICT.com>
CC: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

>I just test one of my site using Watchfire’s bobby tool and under priority 3
>Accessibility I was told that my site does not meet the requirements for Bobby
>AAA Approved status as I have not provide a Summary for my table.
>The table in question is just there for layout purposes and not data as I
>understood the guild lines you only need to use summary for data tables.
>Is this correct?

Yes you don't have to specify a summery for these kind of tables because
tables _MAY_ not be used for layout purposes. Thus you don't have to
a table summary if you don't have a table ;-)

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