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RE: Tables and the Summary attribute

From: Andrew Kirkpatrick <akirkpatrick@macromedia.com>
Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2005 05:58:59 -0700
Message-ID: <DC9D05204B1E16419D62C12561C932210528079A@p01exm01.macromedia.com>
To: "Jon Gibbins \(dotjay\)" <dotjay@nov5th.net>, "WAI Interest Group" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

> As a side note, not that I use tables for layout, but if you 
> need to, I would use a blank summary attribute for layout tables.

I have a hard time agreeing with this advice.  This seems no more
sensible than standardizing on summary="layout" (ok, it would be more
language independent).  How about if you are using a layout table, don't
use the summary attribute at all?

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