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Re: ElementTraversal spec draft

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2007 21:36:11 -0500
Message-ID: <45FA029B.3030802@mit.edu>
To: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
CC: web API <public-webapi@w3.org>

Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
> If this is added, should the list be live or static? I am inclined to
>  make this a static element list, a la the Selectors spec, since it
> is intended to be a lightweight interface

Why does that make it more lightweight?  Is that from an implementation
standpoint, or a web-developer standpoint?

For what it's worth, implementing a live list in Gecko is actually
somewhat easier than implementing a non-live one...  There's just a
generic class to do them.

-Boris
Received on Friday, 16 March 2007 02:36:56 GMT

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