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Re: [whatwg] A mask="" advisory flag for <link rel=icon>

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:33:01 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDC+RgAZFiHNNhJbcNPRBu7SLNYD5D96ss4uSCVuQ3F96g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@chromium.org>
Cc: WHAT Working Group <whatwg@whatwg.org>, Edward O'Connor <eoconnor@apple.com>
On Tue, Jun 16, 2015 at 2:25 PM, Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@chromium.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 16, 2015 at 2:22 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> On Tue, Jun 16, 2015 at 2:07 PM, Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@chromium.org>
>> wrote:
>> > sizes is a generic feature that's available for all image resources.
>>
>> No it's not; <img sizes> and <link sizes> are completely unrelated.
>>
>
> :( That's really confusing:
> https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/HTML/Element/link#attr-sizes

Non-global attributes aren't global. Who knew. ^_^

> In any case, I don't think adding a boolean mask attribute to <link>
> specific to the icon type makes sense.

Agreed, for the reasons stated previously by myself and others.

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 16 June 2015 21:33:47 UTC

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