[whatwg] RE: Degrading of web applications
chris.were at gmail.com
Fri Sep 10 00:59:17 PDT 2004
> > A particular web application that is designed entirely
> > around the functionality provided by XMLHR would have no requirement
> > to degrade nicely. Any degradation and it becomes useless as all its
> That's just ridiculous, if any application has a requirement to
> doesn't have to"
That's not what i'm saying...
> isn't something I can agree with I'm afraid. web
> applications provide functionality the implementation details are
> irrelevant to the importance of degradability.
No, implementation details *can be* (generally aren't) important.
Remember I'm talking about a specific example not all web
applications. The example i'm highlighting is an implementation
it can not use the application. There is no meaning or point of having
the site degrade to non-JS users as they can't use the thing.
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