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[Bug 14706] The plural nature of the name for the <details> tag (the only tag in the spec with a name which takes a plural form) presents a bit of a problem for automation software (such as selenium and watir) which allows the creation of collections of tags with som

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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=14706

Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX

--- Comment #2 from Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> 2011-11-06 10:36:19 UTC ---
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Status: Rejected
Change Description: no spec change
Rationale: We shouldn't base HTML naming decisions on API convensions in watir.
(As for what watir should do, I concur with comment 1.)

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