[whatwg] Ghosts from the past and the semantic Web
giecrilj at stegny.2a.pl
Thu Aug 28 11:27:36 PDT 2008
The proposition that classification should be used for presentation only is
definitely not sound. I agree you cannot make everybody happy - but that
does not mean you have to make all losers happy.
From: whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org
[mailto:whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org] On Behalf Of Ben Adida
Sent: Thursday, August 28, 2008 6:15 PM
To: Kristof Zelechovski
Cc: whatwg at lists.whatwg.org; 'Eduard Pascual'; 'Shannon'
Subject: Re: [whatwg] Ghosts from the past and the semantic Web
Kristof Zelechovski wrote:
> An element can belong to multiple classes, some of them semantic and some
> presentational (if you really have to). These usages are not mutually
Well, that was the argument some made, but it was soundly rejected by
folks who felt we were stepping on @class's toes. At the end of the day,
we went with the least amount of disruption possible.
Can't make everyone happy, right?
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