[whatwg] Boolean attributes on datagrid
ian at hixie.ch
Wed Oct 22 07:33:13 PDT 2008
On Mon, 17 Apr 2006, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> "The multiple attribute, if present, must be either empty or have the
> literal value multiple. Similarly, the disabled attribute, if present,
> must be either empty or have the literal value disabled. (The actual
> values do not have any effect on how these attributes are processed,
> only the presence or absence of the attributes is important.)"
> Allowing the empty string does not conform to the general policy on
> non-minimized boolean attributes.
> I think it would be a good idea to state the conformance requirements
> and the processing model for boolean attributes once near the beginning
> of the spec. It would also be good to provide a way for identifying
> boolean attributes.
This is done now in HTML5.
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