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Re: innerHTML and setTimeout

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Apr 2007 14:22:19 -0700
Message-Id: <1921FA1A-9C74-479A-BADA-D4FDB4D041BF@apple.com>
Cc: liorean <liorean@gmail.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
To: Dao Gottwald <dao@design-noir.de>


On Apr 9, 2007, at 1:08 PM, Dao Gottwald wrote:

>
> liorean wrote:
>>
>> On 09/04/07, Dao Gottwald <dao@design-noir.de> wrote:
>>> innerHTML and document.write belong to the DOM spec. I'm not sure  
>>> about
>>> setTimeout/setInterval; that's definitely not HTML, though.
>>
>> Well, according to the charter this WG's deliverables are to include
>> among other things:
>> - "Document Object Model (DOM) interfaces providing APIs for such  
>> a language."
>> - "APIs for the manipulation of linked media."
>> - "Editing APIs and user-driven WYSIWYG editing features."
>
> Is there an active DOM WG? If so, I don't think we can take over  
> their work.

The Web API WG is the successor to the DOM WG. I can't speak for the  
group officially, but I don't think it would have any problem with  
HTML-specific DOM APIs being defined in the HTML spec (just as SVG  
defines the SVG DOM).

Regards,
Maciej
Received on Monday, 9 April 2007 21:22:38 UTC

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