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Re: Encapsulation and defaulting to open vs closed (was Re: Shadow DOM Encapsulation)

From: Dimitri Glazkov <dglazkov@google.com>
Date: Thu, 6 Feb 2014 15:24:03 -0800
Message-ID: <CADh5Ky0PYJHDKUdRZMtcPO0sXvULMoZ+sOkVXBKsg5otrPE0SA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 3:06 PM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com> wrote:

> [1]  In fact, the original agreement on the thread was to support both
> "public" and "private", in the sense that components could fully expose
> their shadow innards or not, and then the default could be decided. Dmitri
> even agreed to add support for a flag to decide this, but never did: <
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webapps/2012OctDec/0612.html>.

It doesn't mean I don't want to solve the problem. And the statements
Shadow DOM being designed in a way that Type 2 encapsulation is not
possible -- those are simply not true. The whole thing was carefully
designed in a way to keep this option an incremental evolutionary step.

Received on Thursday, 6 February 2014 23:24:30 UTC

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