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[Bug 7670] Use of prefixes is too complicated for a Web technology

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Date: Sat, 19 Sep 2009 08:02:34 +0000
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--- Comment #17 from Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>  2009-09-19 08:02:34 ---
(In reply to comment #16)
> (In reply to comment #15)
> > That clients failed to do it correctly is an indicator that content didn't use
> > the rebindable prefix mechanism.

It is an indicator that most content used the same prefixes. Some didn't, thus
the bug was discovered, and fixed.

> (It is also an indicator that implementors might get rebindable prefix
> mechanism wrongly implemented or not implemented at all from the start, maybe
> because they find it too complex to implement or maybe because they
> deliberately ignore it.)

Or maybe because they are morons who do not read specs and just look at popular

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