W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > whatwg@whatwg.org > February 2007

[whatwg] <details> members

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2007 20:01:14 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0702202000090.10790@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Mon, 19 Feb 2007, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>
> I think it would be more consistent to have .defaultOpen besides .open 
> to reflect the content attribute. .open would then reflect the current 
> state. Consistent with form controls, that is.

I intentionally broke consistency here to avoid the mess that the 
.defaultFoo stuff has caused over the years. Do you disagree with this 
decision?

-- 
Ian Hickson               U+1047E                )\._.,--....,'``.    fL
http://ln.hixie.ch/       U+263A                /,   _.. \   _\  ;`._ ,.
Things that are impossible just take longer.   `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
Received on Tuesday, 20 February 2007 12:01:14 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Monday, 13 April 2015 23:08:32 UTC