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Re: [webcomponents] Encapsulation and defaulting to open vs closed (was in www-style)

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Feb 2014 16:12:58 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBBMA+KOi-kBar+okD_O0JWS3OWPnRB_Df07U1LbzdZ=w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Charles McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, Alex Russell <slightlyoff@google.com>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@chromium.org>, Dimitri Glazkov <dglazkov@chromium.org>, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>, "public-webapps@w3.org WG" <public-webapps@w3.org>, Erik Arvidsson <arv@chromium.org>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mozilla.com>
On Thu, Feb 13, 2014 at 4:07 PM, Charles McCathie Nevile
<chaals@yandex-team.ru> wrote:
> On Thu, 13 Feb 2014 19:09:33 +0100, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> On Thu, Feb 13, 2014 at 2:35 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
>>> On Thu, Feb 13, 2014 at 12:04 AM, Alex Russell <slightlyoff@google.com>
>>>> Until we can agree on this, Type 2 feels like an attractive nuisance
>>>> and, onreflection, one that I think we should punt to compilers like
>>>> caja in the interim. If toolkits need it, I'd like to understand those
>>>> use-cases from experience.
>>> I think Maciej explains fairly well in
>>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webapps/2011AprJun/1364.html
>>> why it's good to have. Also, Type 2 can be used for built-in elements,
>>> which I thought was one of the things we are trying to solve here.
>> Stay after class and write 100 times on the board: "Type 2 is not a
>> security boundary".
> This is not appropriate on this email list.

Sorry, it was meant to be a playful response to Anne, and as I know
him personally and consider him a friend, I assumed he'd take it in
kind.  (Based on his reaction in IRC, I think he did.)

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