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Subject: Re: [docbook-apps] slides: how to balance presentation and content

Justus-bulk@Piater.name wrote:
> DavePawson <davep@dpawson.co.uk> wrote on Wed, 21 Jan 2009 15:45:21
> +0000:
>> Tables are for tabular data. Go read W3C accessibility guidelines.
>> Tables are not for visual layout all over the screen.
>> CSS does that nicely without messing with accessibility.
> It's the *HTML rendering* that has to be accessible, not the *DocBook
> source*.

That doesn't parse Justus.

> This discussion about accessibility and the appropriateness of tables
> for layout is irrelevant here.

I only hope you never have to use access technology.

Conversation closed.

Others are interested in keeping docbook accessible thankfully.

Dave Pawson

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