[whatwg] Problems with width/height descriptors in srcset

Anselm Hannemann info at anselm-hannemann.com
Wed May 16 08:23:28 PDT 2012

Even i took the draft wrong and I would count me as advanced dev.
How in world should a normal dev do this correct?


Am 16.05.2012 um 17:05 schrieb Matthew Wilcox <mail at matthewwilcox.com>:

>> I kinda like the
>> syntax in the spec draft, it's short and sweet. And obvious when you
>> know.
> Everything is obvious when you know. The challenge is making it
> obvious when you don't. Which is why using familiar patters is good.
> Which is why picture had a strong advantage in that regard.
>> People will learn it from good documentation probable (heh) or hopefully
>> quickly understand once they have browsers to test in.
> I would count on the majority getting this wrong time and again
> because the pattern is not a familiar one. And, as we all know, people
> don't read docs - isn't that the argument so often brought up against
> any "advanced" stuff in CSS and HTML? - Users Are Stupid? ;)

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