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Re: [XHTML 2] 18.1.2 type confusion (PR#7740)

From: Steven Pemberton <xhtml2-issues@hades.mn.aptest.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2006 06:25:05 -0600 (CST)
To: jim@jibbering.com
Cc: www-html-editor@w3.org
Message-Id: <20060124122505.B706A7B6C6@hades.mn.aptest.com>

Thanks for the comment. In fact this was an editorial mistake, and has been
corrected. Only a single media type is permitted in this position.

Best wishes,

Steven Pemberton
For the HTML WG

> Dear HTML Working Group,
> 
> Where multiple content types are given as the type attribute, which is used 
> by the user agent?
> 
> Consider the example below:
> 
> <handler type="application/x-javascript; version=1.2, 
> application/x-javascript;version=1.5">
>   x=new Array(8);
>   alert(x.length)
> </handler>
> 
> What is the result alerted, if the user agent supports both JavaScript 1.2 
> and 1.5 ?  (the behaviour of Array(8) differs between those two versions)
> 
> Please change handler to only define one type to remove this ambiguity, or 
> clear up the ambiguity for all content types.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Jim Ley 
> 
> 
Received on Tuesday, 24 January 2006 12:25:15 GMT

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