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[whatwg] [wf2] Restrict template attributes to only fieldset, tr, and li?

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Mon, 12 Dec 2005 16:57:10 +0100
Message-ID: <20051212165710.4sp5x3zj0woc8ks0@webmail.annevankesteren.nl>
Quoting dolphinling <dolphinling at myrealbox.com>:
> Okay, it still bugs me that template attributes apply to all elements 
> when I think they should only apply to fieldsets. I do realize though 
> that because of backwards compatibility and because in current 
> browsers there are places fieldset can't go, this is impossible.
> However, could it be made so the template attributes only apply to 
> fieldsets and wherever else they need to because of current parsing, 
> as opposed to all elements?
> I believe this would mean it applied to fieldset, tr, and li (and 
> perhaps td, though that would be a strange thing to do).

What is the reasoning? I think it is very useful that they apply to every
element, including non-XHTML elements.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 12 December 2005 07:57:10 UTC

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