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Re: User agent support of SUMMARY attribute in tables

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Date: Wed, 22 Jan 2003 09:49:59 -0500
To: Jon Hanna <jon@spin.ie>, W3c-Wai-Ig <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-id: <00b101c2c225$89b7ae50$6501a8c0@handsontech>

And this circles back to what should and what should not constitute a table.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jon Hanna" <jon@spin.ie>
To: "W3c-Wai-Ig" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Wednesday, January 22, 2003 9:18 AM
Subject: RE: User agent support of SUMMARY attribute in tables

> perhaps we can persuade the folks on bobby development to add some table
> analesis that does not require that the summary attrib be present
> in an lay
> out table.  Or, we could use the tool as intended and if need be, explain
> that we fail because the tool is incorrect?

I see nothing wrong with Bobby warning about layout tables having no summary
attribute. Every time a table doesn't have a summary attribute someone
should examine the question of whether it should.
Received on Wednesday, 22 January 2003 09:51:16 UTC

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