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Re: template namespace attribute proposal

From: Dimitri Glazkov <dglazkov@google.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Mar 2015 07:51:01 -0700
Message-ID: <CADh5Ky0mebR7UOWEpj4=tT49UoXLFyztLa4piVnstR1=1gytgg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, Benjamin Lesh <blesh@netflix.com>, WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Thu, Mar 12, 2015 at 4:13 AM, Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org> wrote:

> On 12/03/2015 11:07 , Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> On Thu, Mar 12, 2015 at 4:32 AM, Benjamin Lesh <blesh@netflix.com> wrote:
>>> What are your thoughts on this idea?
>> I think it would be more natural (HTML-parser-wise) if we
>> special-cased SVG elements, similar to how e.g. table elements are
>> special-cased today. A lot of <template>-parsing logic is set up so
>> that things work without special effort.
Love this idea.

> Or even go the extra mile and just slurp all SVG elements into the HTML
> namespace. There are a few name clashes, but we ought to be able to iron
> those out.
> And ditto MathML.

Not sure what the timeline would look like for this work. I guess this
would depend on whether there's existing content counting on namespaces
being different?

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