[whatwg] [webcomponents] Template element parser changes => Proposal for adding DocumentFragment.innerHTML

Tab Atkins Jr. jackalmage at gmail.com
Mon May 7 01:58:00 PDT 2012

On Mon, May 7, 2012 at 10:34 AM, Simon Pieters <simonp at opera.com> wrote:
> On Fri, 04 May 2012 23:46:46 +0200, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
>> What does it do in the case of:
>>   var frag = document.createDocumentFragment();
>>   frag.innerHTML = 'bla bla .. 1GB of text .. bla <caption> bla' ?
> When hitting non-whitespace text, it seems better to use "in body", I think.

That's potentially usable, since having non-whitespace inside a table
is erroneous anyway.  However, it's less compatible with the <ruby>
modes, as <ruby> can contain raw text.  Is that okay?


More information about the whatwg mailing list