[whatwg] How not to fix HTML
joao.eiras at gmail.com
Mon Oct 30 12:39:36 PST 2006
Na , Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> escreveu:
> On Mon, 30 Oct 2006, Joao Eiras wrote:
>> Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> escreveu:
>> > > * Make embed legal. Give it up, people: object doesn't work and
>> > > will.
>> > HTML5 will make <emded> legal.
>> Object works pretty fine. embed is duplicated functionality, not as
>> and accessible as object.
>> Browsers will continue to suport embed, but the recomendations
> Why not?
Embed doesn't provide a fallback mechanism, and mixing parameters to the
plugin, and attributes can be error prone, depending on the plugin, while
object makes use of param.
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