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[Bug 7075] The embed element should be deprecated

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Date: Sat, 08 Aug 2009 01:44:25 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=7075


Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
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--- Comment #5 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>  2009-08-08 01:44:25 ---
Plugins are native applications, and have (or should have) built-in
accessibility.

Authors who need fallback can use <object>.

What harm does <embed> do?

Unless there is a specific harm caused, I will leave it as conforming, since so
many authors use it.


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