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Re: handling fallback content for still images

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Fri, 6 Jul 2007 12:41:57 +0300
Message-Id: <2710FAAC-18A0-4D14-8747-35BC5942AB76@iki.fi>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org WG" <public-html@w3.org>
To: joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie

On Jul 6, 2007, at 12:30, Joshue O Connor wrote:

> However what is the different between having  <image> and <picture>?

<image> comes with a legacy parsing quirk attached to it. (As has  
already been pointed out many times.)

 From the draft:
| A start tag whose tag name is "image"
|   Parse error. Change the token's tag name to "img" and reprocess  
it. (Don't ask.)

Henri Sivonen
Received on Friday, 6 July 2007 09:42:13 UTC

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