W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-webapps@w3.org > January to March 2013

Re: [webcomponents] Making the shadow root an Element

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Mon, 18 Feb 2013 12:06:47 -0800
Message-ID: <CA+c2ei8P9+fQ_20z+JC3m3h=MM3isoPkhCyoct_rm2YSSC_1nQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Cc: Dimitri Glazkov <dglazkov@google.com>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Mon, Feb 18, 2013 at 1:48 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 16, 2013 at 5:23 PM, Dimitri Glazkov <dglazkov@google.com> wrote:
>> We were thinking of adding innerHTML to DocumentFragments anyway... right, Anne?
>
> Well I thought so, but that plan didn't work out at the end of the day.
>
> https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=14694#c7
>
> So given that consensus still putting it on ShadowRoot strikes me like
> a bad idea (as I think I've said somewhere in a bug). The same goes
> for various other members of ShadowRoot.

I don't think there's a consensus really. JS authors were very vocal
about needing this ability. Does anyone have a link to the "strong
case against adding explicit API for DF.innerHTML" from Hixie that
that comment refers to?

/ Jonas
Received on Monday, 18 February 2013 20:07:47 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 26 March 2013 18:49:57 GMT