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Re: an interoperable object (fallback and context menus)

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2009 15:23:20 -0700
Cc: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-id: <D72419A6-52E0-49EE-813F-7D1DDBDFD495@apple.com>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <lhs@malform.no>

On Mar 26, 2009, at 8:41 AM, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:

>> Last I checked, the issues were on the parser level, not just on  
>> the display level, so CSS couldn't really help.  But it's been a  
>> while.  In any case, the precise failure mode of IE6 here doesn't  
>> seem to matter for purposes of figuring out what the spec should  
>> say, to me.
>>> http://www.malform.no/html5/object+youtube
>>>
>>> In the two first examples, Safari should have displayed the  
>>> fallback. But it doesn't. IE also doesn't - but unlike Safari it  
>>> doesn't hide the outer <object>.
>> Very interesting.  I'd love for someone who knows what's going on  
>> there to comment.
>
> Maciej, we're waiting. :-) (And Chris.)

If you'd like to report or discuss a WebKit bug, file it in bugzilla  
or post to webkit-dev. I can't personally investigate every bug report  
posted on this list (although I will occasionally if I have the time  
and it helps to move the conversation forward).

Regards,
Maciej
Received on Thursday, 26 March 2009 22:24:05 UTC

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