[whatwg] Early feedback on header association algorithm
ian at hixie.ch
Wed Oct 29 14:54:46 PDT 2008
On Wed, 29 Oct 2008, Kristof Zelechovski wrote:
> I shall try to explain the general problem in more detail. Suppose you
> have a template that inserts a table T into the Web page, and some
> elements in the table have identifiers. It is not a safe operation
> because the identifiers can conflict with element identifiers on the
> containing page, or element identifiers within code snippets submitted
> to the template as arguments. In order to preserve uniqueness of
> identifiers, you can either rename them or use GUIDs.
Just prefix them with the name of the template.
In general, this feedback seems unrelated to the header association
algorithm. Could I ask you to send feedback like this in new threads
instead of replying to tangentially related e-mails?
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