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Re: The script language attribute

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 5 Aug 2008 20:32:58 +0000 (UTC)
To: Philip Taylor <pjt47@cam.ac.uk>
Cc: public-html <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0808052032490.5140@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Wed, 14 May 2008, Philip Taylor wrote:
> Ian Hickson wrote:
> > On Wed, 14 May 2008, Ian Hickson wrote:
> > > On Sun, 9 Sep 2007, Philip Taylor wrote:
> > > > [...] to help new UA developers to support existing content, I believe
> > > > it would be good for the spec to say that language="javascript1.(1|2|3)"
> > > > must be treated the same as language="javascript".
> > > 
> > > Done.
> > 
> > Actually Anne pointed out to me that browsers already support
> > text/javascript1.3, so there's no need to do that separately, the
> > concatenation in the spec is good enough. So I've reverted this change.
> 
> In that case, to help new UA developers to support existing content, I 
> believe it would be good for the spec to mention the MIME types 
> "text/javascript1.(1|2|3)" in the (non-normative) "Scripting languages" 
> section's list of types (which currently has just text/javascript and 
> text/javascript;e4x=1).

Added.

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