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Re: <keygen> element

From: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Date: Wed, 02 Sep 2009 16:56:29 -0400
Message-ID: <4A9EDBFD.8040802@intertwingly.net>
To: Adrian Bateman <adrianba@microsoft.com>
CC: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Adrian Bateman wrote:
> On Wednesday, September 02, 2009 12:12 PM, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
>> (Note: if <keygen> is removed from HTML5 itself, it should probably
>> go in a separate spec, since non-IE browsers do have to implement
>> it and interoperability needs to be improved.)
> 
> In particular, this is my request. It should be documented but not in
> HTML5 itself - the HTML5 spec supports loading unknown elements that
> are defined elsewhere [1]. Since it wasn't included in previous
> versions of HTML and the desire is not to include it in future
> versions, not adding it at this stage seems preferable.
> 
> [1] http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/Overview.html#htmlunknownelement

I'd suggest filing a bug report:

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2009Aug/1010.html

If that ends up being resolved to your satisfaction, then great.  If
not, raise an issue:

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2009Aug/1323.html

- Sam Ruby
Received on Wednesday, 2 September 2009 20:57:11 GMT

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