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AW: Issue: ALLPROP_AND_COMPUTED

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 4 May 2001 10:34:09 +0200
To: <Tim_Ellison@uk.ibm.com>, <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <JIEGINCHMLABHJBIGKBCIEIKCDAA.julian.reschke@gmx.de>
> Von: w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org
> [mailto:w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org]Im Auftrag von
> Tim_Ellison@uk.ibm.com
> Gesendet: Freitag, 4. Mai 2001 10:17
> An: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
> Betreff: Re: Issue: ALLPROP_AND_COMPUTED
>
> I think the key part of Geoff's post is "the subset that it can use".  The
> problem with allprop is that it will return all the live properties
> irrespective of whether the client is aware of the properties' semantics.
> Sometimes this is what the client wants, say if it is naively displaying a
> property sheet; but most likely it is not since there is no way for the
> client to interpret the values or know if/how they can be changed.

If agree with "to know if they can be changed". But, if they CAN be changed,
the way to do that is pretty obvious, isn't it????
Received on Friday, 4 May 2001 04:34:47 GMT

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