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Re: srcN - Alternative to picture and srcset

From: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 2013 14:15:55 +0100
To: Cory Brown <oh.wise.man@gmail.com>
Cc: Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org>, Attiks <attiks@gmail.com>, Shane Hudson <Shane@shanehudson.net>, Marcos Caceres <marcos@marcosc.com>, "public-respimg@w3.org" <public-respimg@w3.org>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <5FAD7ED4AF1F410484D444CD559F527E@marcosc.com>

On Friday, September 27, 2013 at 1:25 PM, Cory Brown wrote:

> I believe src can treated as an attribute where as currentSrc can be treated as a property, meaning it reflects actual state.

FWIW, I wasn't able to convince Hixie that currentSrc was a good idea for srcset. Collectively as a CG, we were unable to come up with a use case for it. 

The counter argument goes that you should really use developer tools for finding out what the current source of an attribute is (instead of script). 
Marcos Caceres
Received on Friday, 27 September 2013 13:16:31 UTC

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