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Re: custom elements without the dash

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 5 Jan 2015 13:57:12 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+Vno7_ysPVFhzCE_3q0LQsHkTi0KOLZmxR8EwEA+uG1yow@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
>
> It's already mentioned in that Twitter thread. If somebody created
> <dialog> we could then never standardize an element using that name.


Sure, but that's not a possibility that has any immediate effect upon a
developer, as I said I suggest the consequences of doing so need to be
better articulated (in the spec?).

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Regards

SteveF
HTML 5.1 <http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/>

On 5 January 2015 at 13:51, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 5, 2015 at 2:42 PM, Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > Why force hyphen in custom elements?
>
> It's already mentioned in that Twitter thread. If somebody created
> <dialog> we could then never standardize an element using that name.
>
>
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> https://annevankesteren.nl/
>
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