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Re: XPath and find/findAll methods

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2011 15:07:49 +0100
Cc: public-webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-Id: <5C19D61B-A1AD-4597-A0EA-FE18889CC67F@berjon.com>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
On Nov 24, 2011, at 14:59 , Henri Sivonen wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 24, 2011 at 3:49 PM, Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com> wrote:
>>>> Node.prototype.queryXPath = function (xpath) {
> 
>> So, now for the money question: should we charter this?
> 
> Since IE and Opera already have a solution, it seems to me that unless
> that solution has bad flaws, it would make more sense to spec what
> they already support instead inventing a new API.

Yeah, that's fine by me  I didn't mean chartering the solution but rather the work, naturally. Given that those two solutions are different, we'll need something that merges them somehow. Opera's approach is pretty close to the one outlined above anyway.

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