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Re: double underscore with meaning

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 6 Sep 2018 16:35:09 +0100
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <6a5e2296-7ce3-a48c-12ff-2e26893ec72a@splintered.co.uk>
On 06/09/2018 16:27, Siegman, Tzviya wrote:
> Hi WAI-IG,
> 
> I often work on accounting content. It is common in the accounting world 
> to use a double underscore to indicate that the number is the sum, the 
> final number in the column. Below is an image including a sample (sorry, 
> I don’t have the HTML table to share). This can be accomplished with a 
> CSS, using something like border-bottom: 10px double;
> 
> My question to this group is how can I make the double underscore 
> accessible?

The fact that the row header already says "Total ..." is arguably 
sufficient I'd say.

P
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