[whatwg] <picture> redux

Tab Atkins Jr. jackalmage at gmail.com
Wed Nov 20 12:50:25 PST 2013

On Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 10:57 AM, Timothy Hatcher <timothy at apple.com> wrote:
>> On Nov 20, 2013, at 10:42 AM, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 10:31 AM, Timothy Hatcher <timothy at apple.com> wrote:
>>> It does look good to me, though I can't evaluate it from an implementation perspective. I'll defer to others on that.
>>> Requiring the <img> also also forces backwards comparability for clients that don't support <picture>. (As long as the author gives it a fallback src attribute.)
>>> One part isn't clear to me yet: what <source> attribute is used for DPR multipliers? Allowing both multipliers and intrinsic widths would be ideal and flexible.
>> <source src> will contain a list of either url/density or url/size pairs.
> Can it be srcset so <img srcset> is also usable for simple cases? (Yes respec srcset or anything not named src.)

I don't have strong opinions on the name.


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