[whatwg] several messages about XML syntax and HTML5
rubys at intertwingly.net
Tue Dec 5 19:02:45 PST 2006
Ian Hickson wrote:
>> I don't see any documentation that requires XHTML to not support
>> display.write, but it certainly is a reality that nobody has done so.
> (I'd like to make it work, but can't work out how to specify it. If you
> have any ideas for actual concrete text for the spec, please let me know.)
I would think that steps 2-7 of the innerHTML algorithm specified
immediately below the target of this link would be preferred over
"always raise an exception".
> Again, while I have a great respect for you and your work, you are hardly
> representative of the majority of Web authors, which is who I have to
> primarily take into account when it comes to the spec.
- Sam Ruby
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