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Re: Shorten <object> in XHTML 2.0?

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 30 Jun 2003 21:25:07 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200306302025.h5UKP7L07592@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org

> extensible. Can't people create their own <obj /> element in their page that
> would be an <object /> element? If so, then they can rename it at their own
> descretion.

That is a misuse of extensibility as it leads to an anarchy in which tools
can do nothing better than apply generic processing.  It's like writing
HTML almost entirely with <div class= and <span class=.
Received on Monday, 30 June 2003 16:48:18 UTC

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