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From: Ian Hickson via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2008 19:57:39 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1KWclP-00027D-Tz@lionel-hutz.w3.org>

Update of /sources/public/html5/spec
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv8107

Modified Files:
	Overview.html 
Log Message:
Reword the <script> section to allow the element to be used for data blocks that aren't actually used by any scripts. Also include an example. (whatwg r2105)

Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.1277
retrieving revision 1.1278
diff -u -d -r1.1277 -r1.1278
--- Overview.html	22 Aug 2008 07:12:49 -0000	1.1277
+++ Overview.html	22 Aug 2008 19:57:37 -0000	1.1278
@@ -26450,7 +26450,7 @@
   </dl>
 
   <p>The <code><a href="#script1">script</a></code> element allows authors to
-   include dynamic script and script data in their documents.
+   include dynamic script and data blocks in their documents.
 
   <p>When used to include dynamic scripts, the scripts may either be embedded
    inline or may be imported from an external file using the <code
@@ -26461,18 +26461,18 @@
    href="#type11">type</a></code> attribute is present, its value must be the
    type of the script's language.
 
-  <p>When used to include script data, the script data must be embedded
-   inline, the format of the data must be given using the <code
-   title=attr-script-type><a href="#type11">type</a></code> attribute, and
-   the <code title=attr-script-src><a href="#src9">src</a></code> attribute
-   must not be specified.
+  <p>When used to include data blocks, the data must be embedded inline, the
+   format of the data must be given using the <code title=attr-script-type><a
+   href="#type11">type</a></code> attribute, and the <code
+   title=attr-script-src><a href="#src9">src</a></code> attribute must not be
+   specified.
 
   <p>The <dfn id=type11 title=attr-script-type><code>type</code></dfn>
-   attribute gives the language of the script or format of the script data.
-   If the attribute is present, its value must be a valid MIME type,
-   optionally with parameters. The <code title="">charset</code> parameter
-   must not be specified. (The default, which is used if the attribute is
-   absent, is "<code title="">text/javascript</code>".) <a
+   attribute gives the language of the script or format of the data. If the
+   attribute is present, its value must be a valid MIME type, optionally with
+   parameters. The <code title="">charset</code> parameter must not be
+   specified. (The default, which is used if the attribute is absent, is
+   "<code title="">text/javascript</code>".) <a
    href="#references">[RFC2046]</a>
 
   <p>The <dfn id=src9 title=attr-script-src><code>src</code></dfn> attribute,
@@ -26892,6 +26892,26 @@
    way as the <code><a href="#textcontent">textContent</a></code> DOM
    attribute.
 
+  <div class=example>
+   <p>In this example, two <code><a href="#script1">script</a></code>
+    elements are used. One embeds an external script, and the other includes
+    some data.</p>
+
+   <pre>&lt;script src="game-engine.js">&lt;/script>
+&lt;script type="text/x-game-map">
+........U.........e
+o............x....e
+.....x.....xxx....e
+.x..xxx...xxxxx...e
+&lt;/script></pre>
+
+   <p>The data in this case might be used by the script to generate the map
+    of a video game. The data doesn't have to be used that way, though; maybe
+    the map data is actually embedded in other parts of the page's markup,
+    and the data block here is just used by the site's search engine to help
+    users who are looking for particular features in their game maps.</p>
+  </div>
+
   <h5 id=scriptingLanguages><span class=secno>4.10.1.1. </span>Scripting
    languages</h5>
 
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