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Re: DOM and Xptrs

From: Dave Carlson <dcarlson@ontogenics.com>
Date: Thu, 06 Aug 1998 18:04:06 -0600
Message-Id: <2.2.32.19980807000406.0104e02c@terminal.ontogenics.com>
To: www-dom@w3.org
At 10:32 AM 8/6/98 -0700, Ted Bashor wrote:
>I was wondering if someone could comment on the relationship of the
>current DOM API and the XPointer spec.
>
>I was sort of expecting that the DOM, in particular its ECMA script
>bindings, would include accessor methods like 
>an_element.child(2, "foo"), etc.
>

Although it's not part of the current level of DOM standard draft, look at
the XPointer implementation in IBM's XML for Java.  There is enough usable
API there to whet your appetit.

-- Dave
Received on Thursday, 6 August 1998 20:03:03 GMT

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