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Re: Empty elements

From: Paul Prescod <papresco@technologist.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Nov 1997 10:53:02 -0500
Message-ID: <347AF45E.4B8F6917@technologist.com>
To: "'www-dom@w3.org'" <www-dom@w3.org>
Stephane Bidoul wrote:
> Just 2 small comments on the DOM Level 1 document as of 9th of October draft.
> 1. It could be useful (if not necessary?) to have some kind of "mustOmitEndTag" attribute for the Element interface,
> so that an exact re-creation of the source document could be done
> without access to the DocumentType.

In XML, any element can have an end-tag, (including empty elements) so
mustOmitEndTag would always be false.

 Paul Prescod
Received on Tuesday, 25 November 1997 10:49:44 UTC

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