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Re: Deprecated html elements and javascript functions

From: Max Polk <maxpolk@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:39:33 -0400
Message-ID: <531F9EB5.1080808@gmail.com>
To: public-webplatform@w3.org
On 3/11/2014 1:26 PM, Paul Verbeek wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I'm working on the docs for the unescape function. This function is 
> deprecated and the only way to tag that is at the See Also section.
>
> I think a deprecated function or html elements should say that it's 
> deprecated in a more noticeable way. Maybe a message on top saying 
> something like "This function/object/element is deprecated. We advice 
> against using it in new projects. Please use with caution.".
>
> Paul.

It seems to have been deprecated in favor of a replacement:unescape -> 
decodeURI or decodeURIComponent
Received on Tuesday, 11 March 2014 23:40:00 UTC

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