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[widgets] id attribute rename

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosscaceres@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Oct 2008 16:32:17 +0000
Message-ID: <b21a10670810270932u75da1d5cn90e5eaab3ac2615d@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>

HI All,
After discussions on IRC, it has become clear that we need to rename
the widget element's id attribute:

[17:24] <Hixie> the real question is not what allowed values it has,
but whether it should be used for CSS #id matching or DOM
getElementById() matching
[17:24] <Hixie> if it shouldn't, then don't call it id=""
[17:24] <Hixie> if it shoul, do
[17:24] <tlr-off> or for any other matching-by-id, that is
[17:24] <tlr-off> indeed
[17:25] <tlr-off> e.g., xpath

We don't use widget id in the manner above. Any suggestions?

Kind regards,
Marcos Caceres
Received on Monday, 27 October 2008 16:33:01 UTC

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