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Re: [webcomponents] Custom Elements Spec

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Tue, 8 May 2012 06:17:43 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78jbt_ZQH7kQVdBecgR3qv454LdTLkmv6bktEbka0KoUeQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Dimitri Glazkov <dglazkov@chromium.org>
Cc: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, Rafael Weinstein <rafaelw@google.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Tue, May 8, 2012 at 5:48 AM, Dimitri Glazkov <dglazkov@chromium.org> wrote:
> ... http://wiki.whatwg.org/wiki/Custom_Tags_Analysis#Accessibility ...
> If you look at the two alternatives, one (the "is" attribute) asks the
> authors to make the right choice. The other asks the component
> developers to make the right choice. In the former case, the pool of
> people who need to do the right thing is several orders of magnitude
> larger than the latter. From there, it takes pure statistics to figure
> out which alternative is likely to get better results.

Why would components be authored by a significantly smaller set of people?

And it's not exactly about "making the right choice". Component
authors will have to do a significant amount work.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 8 May 2012 04:18:13 UTC

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