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html5/html4-differences Overview.src.html,1.199,1.200

From: Simon Pieters via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2012 12:33:49 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1TCV5h-0004oC-Cl@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/html5/html4-differences
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv18450

Modified Files:
	Overview.src.html 
Log Message:
intended use for data-*

Index: Overview.src.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/html4-differences/Overview.src.html,v
retrieving revision 1.199
retrieving revision 1.200
diff -u -d -r1.199 -r1.200
--- Overview.src.html	14 Sep 2012 12:30:25 -0000	1.199
+++ Overview.src.html	14 Sep 2012 12:33:47 -0000	1.200
@@ -673,8 +673,9 @@
       title="attr-data-*">data-<var>*</var></code> collection of author-defined
       attributes. Authors can define any attribute they want as long as they
       prefix it with <code>data-</code> to avoid clashes with future versions of
-      HTML. The only requirement on these attributes is that they are not used
-      for user agent extensions.
+      HTML. These are intended to be used to store custom data to be consumed by
+      the Web page or application itself. They are <em>not</em> intended for
+      data to be consumed by other parties (e.g. user agents). 
 
       <li><p>The <code data-anolis-spec=html
       title=attr-draggable>draggable</code> and <code data-anolis-spec=html
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