[whatwg] add html-attribute for "responsive images"
svartman95 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 6 15:15:49 PST 2012
On Mon, 06 Feb 2012 21:23:37 -0000, Mathew Marquis <mat at matmarquis.com>
> I recently published a sum-up of our thinking at A List Apart (
> )—in short, using the <video> markup pattern as the inspiration, with
> the use of media attributes on the <source> elements to determine the
> rendered source, and the inclusion of an <img>--ideally a smaller image,
> to account for the lowest-common-denominator--as a fallback similar to
> the way Flash or an image might be used as a <video> fallback.
Why not use a media attribute of <object>? That way you should get media
type disambiguation for free.
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