[whatwg] [html5] dom attributes
ian at hixie.ch
Sun Jul 17 07:41:34 PDT 2005
On Sun, 17 Jul 2005, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> Certain DOM attributes such as the href DOM attribute are implemented
> differently than specified. The attribute is implemented as to return a
> resolved link, not as equivalent to the href HTML attribute.
It's defined to reflect it, not as equivalent.
Reflect is defined carefully:
> I also think that these kind of things should be more clearly defined in
> the Web Forms 2 DOM interfaces as the W3C DOM level 2 HTML is not
> clear at all about the relation between DOM attributes and HTML
> attributes such as action for example.
In WF2 generally I'd like to stick to specifying new features, only trying
to clarify existing features when they are poorly implemented.
Ian Hickson U+1047E )\._.,--....,'``. fL
http://ln.hixie.ch/ U+263A /, _.. \ _\ ;`._ ,.
Things that are impossible just take longer. `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
More information about the whatwg