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Re: Web Components Suggestion

From: Florian Bösch <pyalot@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 12 Aug 2012 12:36:02 +0200
Message-ID: <CAOK8ODj_vo7+yE3yJxhN=V6vtMtjSPrfAn_Ez8=jRZA6ParYrQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Dave Geddes <davidcgeddes@gmail.com>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
It's my understanding that if you want to define a strict parser using a
DTD that describes the markup, it's impossible to introduce arbitrary tage
names (as in there are not tag wildcards in a DTD). A document that used
arbitrary tags could not be validated.

On Sun, Aug 12, 2012 at 8:05 AM, Dave Geddes <davidcgeddes@gmail.com> wrote:

> Markup could be much cleaner if custom elements use the element name,
> rather than the is attribute. <fancyButton/> instead of <button
> is="fancyButton"/>
Received on Sunday, 12 August 2012 10:36:30 GMT

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