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Re: Possible *third* proposal for ISSUE-41 Distributed Extensibility

From: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2010 10:26:13 -0400
Message-ID: <4BA77E05.2010003@intertwingly.net>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: HTMLwg WG <public-html@w3.org>
On 03/22/2010 09:52 AM, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> On Mar 22, 2010, at 15:20, Sam Ruby wrote:
>
>> But as I said, that's rare, and not the primary use case (though I
>> understand the importance of probing the edge cases in discussions
>> such as these).  As to the first question, longer answer here:
>>
>> http://intertwingly.net/blog/2009/04/08/HTML-Reunification
>
> So the primary use case is Ubiquity-XForms?

Sorry, I was unclear.  My bad.

I see the primary use case is the exactly one that is excluded by custom 
data attributes: specifically "attributes that ARE intended for use by 
software that is independent of the site that uses the attributes"

- Sam Ruby
Received on Monday, 22 March 2010 14:26:50 UTC

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