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Re: Web Components Suggestion

From: Brian Kardell <bkardell@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2012 09:30:51 -0400
Message-ID: <CADC=+jd=fdtWt=i7wnxmQiX13-LfPUgoK6Ohy_wGsagkK4UXoQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Florian Bösch <pyalot@gmail.com>
Cc: Dave Geddes <davidcgeddes@gmail.com>, public-webapps@w3.org, "Michael[tm] Smith" <mike@w3.org>
On Aug 13, 2012 4:49 AM, "Florian Bösch" <pyalot@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> On Mon, Aug 13, 2012 at 3:12 AM, Michael[tm] Smith <mike@w3.org> wrote:
>>
>> There is no conceivable conformance checker that's going to allow the use
>> of completely arbitrary tag names. It doesn't matter what formalism it
uses.
>> To allow custom tag names and still be able to check the conformance of
>> normal tag names, the only possibility is to limit the custom tag names
to
>> some recognized prefix -- e.g., x-fancyButton or whatever.
>
> <x:fancy-button>

For clarity, you don't mean literally x:  right?  On the other hand, most
people do mean literally x-.
Received on Monday, 13 August 2012 13:31:20 GMT

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