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[Bug 23480] Allow xml:id="Foo" (on the same conditions that xml:lang="Foo")

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Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2013 13:03:44 +0000
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Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@hsivonen.fi> changed:

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--- Comment #1 from Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@hsivonen.fi> ---
I'm strongly opposed to this. xml:id has a high implementation cost--both in
browsers and in other apps. I think the HTML spec should avoid any appearance
of suggesting that using xml:id  or implementing xml:id  might be a good idea.
(I have actually implemented xml:id in a non-browser app, so I have some
implementation experience.)

Also, use case starts with "An author with a Web site which follows polyglot
markup"... Sigh.


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