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Re: Element.create(): a proposal for more convenient element creation

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 08 Aug 2011 12:02:26 +0200
Message-ID: <4E3FB432.5020501@gmx.de>
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
CC: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Dominic Cooney <dominicc@google.com>, WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org>, Aryeh Gregor <ayg@aryeh.name>
On 2011-08-08 11:34, Jonas Sicking wrote:
> ...
> First off, that's infinitely more work to support a rarely used
> feature than not supporting it at all.
>
> Second, since that notation isn't used anywhere else, it's a pretty
> big cost in brain print for users.
>
> So no, I wouldn't say it's cheap.
> ...

Well, it's cheap in that it needs no new API signature and uses a 
notation that is already well-established.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 8 August 2011 10:03:01 GMT

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