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[whatwg] Proposal: Extension to the base element

From: Chris Taylor <Chris.Taylor@figureout.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Nov 2009 17:18:08 +0000
Message-ID: <7805560CD71B3B4793F5FDBCDE22E52B1A52500134@tpexmb01>
David Workman said:
> Chris,
> That's pretty much what I was thinking yes. I was referring
> back to the second proposal of using a class attribute and
> to Marius's suggestion of potentially using the 'rel'
> attribute to specify the behavior. Your pseudo-code looks
> fairly nice and neat though.

OK, we're on the same page. However I'm not sure what advantages it would give except for saving some bytes for each element referencing a base URL. Would this introduce a level of complexity that may confuse authors?


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