W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > whatwg@whatwg.org > April 2007

[whatwg] Attribute for holding private data for scripting

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Apr 2007 13:44:45 +0200
Message-ID: <op.tqmawvdx64w2qv@id-c0020>
On Wed, 11 Apr 2007 13:40:39 +0200, Sam Ruby <rubys at intertwingly.net>  
> Per HTML5 section, however, such an attribute name would not be  
> considered conformant.

Yes, only attributes defined in the specification are conformant.

> Despite this, later in document, in the description of "Attribute name  
> state", no parse error is produced for this condition.  Nor does the  
> current html5lib parser produce a parse error with this data.

Correct. We're not doing validation. Just tokenizing and building a tree.

> [...]

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 11 April 2007 04:44:45 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Wednesday, 22 January 2020 16:58:54 UTC