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Re: [whatwg] Problems with width/height descriptors in srcset

From: Anselm Hannemann <info@anselm-hannemann.com>
Date: Wed, 16 May 2012 17:23:28 +0200
Message-Id: <4C6EF1A6-F6A9-4FDF-9D71-AF26A3DAF0F0@anselm-hannemann.com>
To: Matthew Wilcox <mail@matthewwilcox.com>
Cc: "whatwg@lists.whatwg.org" <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>, Odin Hørthe Omdal <odinho@opera.com>
Even i took the draft wrong and I would count me as advanced dev.
How in world should a normal dev do this correct?

Anselm

Am 16.05.2012 um 17:05 schrieb Matthew Wilcox <mail@matthewwilcox.com>:

>> I kinda like the
>> syntax in the spec draft, it's short and sweet. And obvious when you
>> know.
> 
> Everything is obvious when you know. The challenge is making it
> obvious when you don't. Which is why using familiar patters is good.
> Which is why picture had a strong advantage in that regard.
> 
>> People will learn it from good documentation probable (heh) or hopefully
>> quickly understand once they have browsers to test in.
> 
> I would count on the majority getting this wrong time and again
> because the pattern is not a familiar one. And, as we all know, people
> don't read docs - isn't that the argument so often brought up against
> any "advanced" stuff in CSS and HTML? - Users Are Stupid? ;)
Received on Wednesday, 16 May 2012 15:26:24 GMT

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