[whatwg] Issues concerning the <base> element and xml:base

Anne van Kesteren annevk at opera.com
Sat Jun 7 07:09:57 PDT 2008

On Sat, 07 Jun 2008 13:55:11 +0200, Smylers <Smylers at stripey.com> wrote:
> So it sounds like supporting it isn't necessary, and putting effort into
> supporting it is a distraction.

Well, we want to prevent that at some point an important site will start  
relying on the specifics of xml:base handling in a particular browser  
while we can still make the handling something sane we can all agree on.

Anne van Kesteren

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