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Re: Proposal: getElementsBySelector()

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sun, 28 Jan 2007 08:16:50 +0000 (UTC)
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0701280812200.21318@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Sun, 28 Jan 2007, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> 
> In theory it's also not harder to type than .getElementsByTagName().

That's pretty damn annoyingly hard, for the record. (I often write 
one-liners, where the option of making a shorter version wouldn't help, 
since you're only writing it once anyway -- and there, getElementsBy- 
TagName is a beast of a long name.)

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