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Re: <iframe doc="">

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010 10:04:15 +0100
Message-ID: <4B52D28F.8040300@gmx.de>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: public-html@w3.org
Ian Hickson wrote:
> ...
> Markup in attributes has it's disadvantages, but it's not necessarily a 
> problem. data: URLs of HTML resources are a common case of markup in an 
> attribute that seems to work ok; it is in fact the inspiration for doc="". 
> The main problems with data: attributes in this context are:
> 
>  - data: attributes require more escaping

Yes. Is that sufficient reason to add yet another syntax?

>  - the definition of 'origin' for data: attributes isn't fully stable

Then it should be made stable.

>  - using data: has the wrong fallback story (it fails open, instead of 
>    closed)
> ...

What does that mean?

Best regards, Julian
Received on Sunday, 17 January 2010 09:04:49 UTC

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