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Re: Fall back strategy for manifest

From: Edward O'Connor <eoconnor@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2014 13:38:25 -0800
To: www-tag@w3.org
Message-id: <m2mwih5cmm.fsf@eoconnor.apple.com>
Hi Marcos,

You wrote:

> What would be a web friendly way to handle when both the manifest and
> the HTML define metadata about the web application?

Given Ruby's postulate, local metadata should win over metadata that is
farther away. So <meta>- and <link>-based metadata in the actual
document should trump metadata in a manifest. This is just like <meta
charset=utf-8> winning over the Content-Type header.

Received on Monday, 27 January 2014 21:36:49 UTC

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