Remove <applet> element

Issue #11946645 • Assigned to Travis L.

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Author
Simon P.
Created
May 9, 2017
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Steps to reproduce

Chromium removed applet in Sep 2015.
https://bugs.chromium.org/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=470301

Gecko is currently working on it.
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1279218

WebKit are not currently eager to remove it because of compat concerns.
https://github.com/whatwg/html/pull/1399#issuecomment-300057208
https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=157926#c3

Pull request for the HTML standard:
https://github.com/whatwg/html/pull/1399

Issue with some background discussion and some compat research (for document.applets)
https://github.com/whatwg/html/issues/454

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “James M.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Travis L.”

      Changed Title from “Remove <applet> element” to “Remove <applet> element”

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