[whatwg] [html5] Pre-Last Call Comments

Nils Dagsson Moskopp nils-dagsson-moskopp at dieweltistgarnichtso.net
Thu Jun 4 13:32:57 PDT 2009

Am Mittwoch, den 03.06.2009, 13:23 +0200 schrieb Kristof Zelechovski:
> The validator generates an error for the classid attribute (in line with
> what the specification says, I think).  An error, unlike a warning, breaks
> any complex process that depends on successful validation of the components.

Why should you care about validation at all in this case (using
proprietary non-standard technology) ?

> I think the specification text should be rephrased so that the validator can
> issue a warning instead.
> For the time being, the only practical workaround for this incompatibility
> is to use Internet Explorer magic comments.

What's wrong with that ?

Nils Dagsson Moskopp

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