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Re: [DOM4] Remove Node.isSameNode

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Fri, 28 Oct 2011 20:08:42 -0700
Message-ID: <CA+c2ei_MQh02xZ6sEd=HnXBMVqvEyUMkXgEsf0PugbTjCwY5Qw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: Webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 12:33 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com> wrote:
> On Fri, 09 Sep 2011 19:21:53 +0200, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
>>
>> It's a completely useless function. It just implements the equality
>> operator. I believe most languages have a equality operator already.
>> Except Brainfuck [1]. But the DOM isn't implementable in Brainfuck
>> anyway as it doesn't have objects, so I'm ok with that.
>
> If you can get this removed from Gecko without it causing compatibility
> issues consider it gone from the specification. I'm all for less methods,
> especially useless methods.

Done: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=687400

(Patch landed, bug will get marked FIXED in a day or so)

/ Jonas
Received on Saturday, 29 October 2011 03:09:45 GMT

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