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Re: [whatwg] <imgset> responsive imgs proposition (Re: The src-N proposal)

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2013 03:17:57 +0100
Message-ID: <528432D5.1010404@kosek.cz>
To: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Cc: Markus Ernst <derernst@gmx.ch>, Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@apple.com>, whatwg <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>, Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>, Christian Biesinger <cbiesinger@google.com>, "Jukka K. Korpela" <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>, Markus Lanthaler <markus.lanthaler@gmx.net>
On 13.11.2013 13:48, Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:
>>> <img class="artdirected" src="foo.jpg" src-small="foo-small.jpg"
>>> src-medium="foo-medium.jpg" src-big="foo-big.jpg">
>>
>> Do you expect that there will be just predefined set of src-* attributes
>> or user can define as many of them as he/she wants and use arbitrary
>> identifier after src-?
>>
>> If the later is one, then validation and content completion in HTML
>> source editors will be nightmare.
> 
> No different to data-* .

Not completely. In practice you don't use completely arbitrary data-*
attributes just few of them needed by JS library you use on the page. So
you know which JS libraries are imported you can know which data-*
attributes could be there.

				Jirka

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