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Re: is this table linearizable?


From: Tim Harshbarger
Date: Nov 28, 2006 7:00AM


If you want to know what the content looks like linearized, it would be:

country country1 country2 capital capital1 capital2

Listening to this example, I might know which country matches which
capital because of the numbering. IN the live interface, I might know
what the relationships are because I might know the relationship between
a country and a specific city. However, I would not be able to figure
it out based on the way the table linearizes.

If this is intended to be used as a data table, I would suggest using
one of the other options mentioned by other people here.

>-----Original Message-----
>[mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On Behalf Of
>Shrirang Sahasrabudhe
>Sent: Tuesday, November 28, 2006 4:05 AM
>Subject: [WebAIM] is this table linearizable?
> Can anyone tell me whether the following table is
>linearizable or not?
> I feel it is not, correct me if wrong.
> <table>
> <tr><td>country0</td><td>country1</td><td>country2</td></tr>
> <tr><td>capital0</td><td>capital1</td><td>capital2</td></tr>
> </table>
> Thanks
> Shri
>If you try, you risk failure. If you don't, you ensure it....I try.
>Shrirang Sahasrabudhe,
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