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

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 13 Dec 2005 03:27:28 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0512130320000.17886@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Mon, 12 Dec 2005, Dean Edwards wrote:
>
> dolphinling wrote:
> > 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).
> 
> A minor consideration but this would make it easier to implement on an 
> IE platform.

Is this only because it is easier to implement the DOM interface on a 
limited set of elements than on all elements?

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