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Re: head@profile: another dropped attribute

From: Rob Sayre <rsayre@mozilla.com>
Date: Thu, 05 Feb 2009 00:23:47 -0800
Message-ID: <498AA213.60709@mozilla.com>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: Larry Masinter <masinter@adobe.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

On 2/5/09 12:13 AM, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> On Feb 5, 2009, at 10:04, Rob Sayre wrote:
>
>> Leaving it in is no worse than the status quo, it would be hard to 
>> claim that it's been a source of incompatibilities, and other specs 
>> depend on it.
>>
>> Hardly seems worth debating, to be honest.
>
>
> Should also <font> be conforming in HTML5?
>

Yes, to the extent that it is interoperable. IMHO. I have no idea which 
attribute values for the element are recognized by each major 
implementation, for example. Of course, leaving this unspecified is no 
worse than the status quo.

I probably sound like a broken record. :)

- Rob
Received on Thursday, 5 February 2009 08:24:31 UTC

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