[whatwg] Allow omitting ="" for attributes?
ian at hixie.ch
Tue Nov 14 12:00:21 PST 2006
On Tue, 14 Nov 2006, Simon Pieters wrote:
> I was thinking about making omitted ="" for all attributes conforming.
> I'm not sure it's a good idea, but might be worth considering.
It already is. <a b> equivalent to <a b="">. (Unless I made a mistake
somewhere, which is quite possible.)
> * Less obvious which attributes are boolean attributes and which are
> not by looking at the source.
It's already pretty hard to tell anyway. (I haven't defined that part of
the spec yet though.)
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