[whatwg] New attributes would degrade better than new elements

Nils Dagsson Moskopp nils at dieweltistgarnichtso.net
Wed Oct 26 14:48:14 PDT 2011

"Jukka K. Korpela" <jkorpela at cs.tut.fi> schrieb am Thu, 27 Oct 2011
00:36:23 +0300:

> 26.10.2011 23:16, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> > All major UAs except old IE handle unknown elements in a way that's
> > acceptable
> That means all browsers except that the most common one. Is that a 
> realistic view?

FYI, a (very) simple workaround exists to make IE aware of new
elements, see <http://ejohn.org/blog/html5-shiv/>.

Nils Dagsson Moskopp // erlehmann

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