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Re: Do we need the restrictions on the <base> element?

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 04 Jun 2007 12:36:18 +0200
To: "Henrik Dvergsdal" <henrik.dvergsdal@hibo.no>, "HTML WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.ttd7qscy64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Mon, 04 Jun 2007 10:16:30 +0200, Henrik Dvergsdal  
<henrik.dvergsdal@hibo.no> wrote:
> On 4 Jun 2007, at 10:02, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> I'm wondering what the use case for making it less performing is? It  
>> seems to me that a more performing site is better for the user and site  
>> author.
>
> In this case the reduced performance (if there actually is any) isn't  
> noticable for the user. We are talking about nanoseconds here.

Really?


> So this isn't about performance, its about simplification of the spec.  
> Don't you think that's important?

I don't think that's a use case. (Also, implementors trump spec writers.)


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Anne van Kesteren
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