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Re: User agent support of SUMMARY attribute in tables

From: Isofarro <w3evangelism@faqportal.uklinux.net>
Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2003 09:45:58 +0200
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To: "W3c-Wai-Ig" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

----- Original Message -----
From: "RUST Randal" <RRust@COVANSYS.com>
> > summary="" for layout tables seems an ideal solution to me
> > but then I don't use AT.
> Apologies if I missed it, but isn't the title attribute, set to "Layout
> table." appropriate here?

My rule of thumb: What does saying "Layout table" to someone add to their
understanding of the page? How is this an improvement over summary="table"?
It doesn't add any value to the content, so for being more appropriate, I
say no.
Received on Thursday, 23 January 2003 04:59:41 UTC

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