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Re: [whatwg] DOM4: createHTMLDocument argument

From: Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2012 12:10:54 -0700
Message-ID: <CANMdWTs8wUF2EPnxERq6aMcFS2s3xtho97atx6ihCUOfr9=3VQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Cc: whatwg <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>, Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@gmail.com>, Erik Arvidsson <arv@chromium.org>, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
On Tue, Sep 11, 2012 at 10:20 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>wrote:

> On Tue, Sep 11, 2012 at 7:07 PM, Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org> wrote:
> > Is it? All I see in the spec is "There must be no more than one title
> > element per document."
>
>
> http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/semantics.html#the-head-element
> requires it (via the content model).
>

Meh. Makes sense for top-level documents, but I don't see why we'd require
a title for iframes or documents you'd create from createHTMLDocument.


> >> Should the spec say to omit the title element altogether when the
> argument
> >> is omitted?
> >
> > Makes sense to me. WebKit's current behavior is dumb. :)
>
> Should we also make the createDocument() arguments optional?
>

I don't feel strongly either way. May as well make them optional?
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