Also ran into an issue when i was using js templating with html5 tags. Html5 
shiv only ran once when the document loads. Either need call it again or use 
html4 tags. I am choosing html4 tags for now. Sigh.

Steven

On 28/09/2010, at 6:34 PM, "Patrick H. Lauke" <re...@splintered.co.uk> wrote:

> On 28/09/2010 07:12, David Dorward wrote:
>> On 27 Sep 2010, at 22:46, tee wrote:
>>> Quote Hugo, "It will create those elements for IE6-8 (and older browsers 
>>> with lack of HTML5 support) in DOM." I suppose DOM will still work in older 
>>> IEs when CSS is off yes?
>> 
>> 
>> Yes
> 
> To clarify though: the DOM will be messed up in IE without the JS training 
> wheels (document.createElement('header') etc) telling it that there's these 
> new elements. For instance, if I recall correctly, having something like
> 
> <header>blah</header>
> 
> will make IE think that there are a "header" element and a "/header" element, 
> so the DOM will look something like
> 
> header
> textnode
> /header
> 
> where the three are siblings, rather than
> 
> header
> -- textnode
> 
> where textnode is child of the header node
> 
> P
> -- 
> Patrick H. Lauke
> ______________________________________________________________
> re·dux (adj.): brought back; returned. used postpositively
> [latin : re-, re- + dux, leader; see duke.]
> 
> www.splintered.co.uk | www.photographia.co.uk
> http://redux.deviantart.com | http://flickr.com/photos/redux/
> ______________________________________________________________
> twitter: @patrick_h_lauke | skype: patrick_h_lauke
> ______________________________________________________________
> 
> 
> *******************************************************************
> List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm
> Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org/join/unsubscribe.cfm
> Help: memberh...@webstandardsgroup.org
> *******************************************************************
> 


*******************************************************************
List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm
Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org/join/unsubscribe.cfm
Help: memberh...@webstandardsgroup.org
*******************************************************************

Reply via email to