[whatwg] The <keygen> element
ian at hixie.ch
Tue Apr 7 00:34:44 PDT 2009
On Tue, 7 Apr 2009, James Ide wrote:
> Going one step further, if the <keygen> element does support multiple
> algorithms, would it be worthwhile to allow it to contain parameters,
> e.g. <param name="dsa" value="some-value">? On one hand, the set of
> widely-implemented algorithms seems small and fixing attribute names
> like dsaparams="" makes sense. But on the other, allowing params with
> arbitrary names seems like a more flexible approach.
Why would it be more flexible to use another element? Surely attributes
are just as flexible.
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