5 June 2014 TC39 Meeting Notes

Anne van Kesteren annevk at annevk.nl
Fri Jun 13 09:53:16 PDT 2014

On Fri, Jun 13, 2014 at 6:45 PM, Mark S. Miller <erights at google.com> wrote:
> Hi Anne, I didn't understand the answer. When an old browser that knows
> nothing of <module> specifically sees "<table><module></table>", does it
> consider the <module> to be closed when it sees the </table> ? This also
> raises the question: Does such an old browser consider the <table> to be
> closed by this occurrence of </table>?

Yes and yes. I recommend playing with
http://software.hixie.ch/utilities/js/live-dom-viewer/ if you do not
want to read the algorithm in the specification. The tree it generates
might surprise you. Be sure to switch out <module> with <script> for
differences ;-)


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