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[whatwg] Re: getElementsByClassName

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 6 Sep 2005 00:38:44 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0509060038130.25386@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Tue, 6 Sep 2005, Dean Edwards wrote:
> > > In which case, would it be worth adding a note to the spec stating 
> > > that implementations should not assume that all languages will use 
> > > white space delimiters between class names?
> > 
> > Well, it's highly theoretical. It seems such a note might be more 
> > confusing than helpful. What do you think?
> 
> It would be better to define that class names should not contain white 
> space.

Well, we can't really control that, I mean, other languages can invent 
whatever they want (and frequently do).

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