W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-dom@w3.org > July to September 1998

Re: Attributes and ownerDocument

From: Lauren Wood <lauren@sqwest.bc.ca>
Date: Mon, 7 Sep 1998 07:55:00 -0800
Message-Id: <199809071456.HAA14590@sqwest.bc.ca>
To: www-dom@w3.org
On 7 Sep 98, at 15:25, msabin@cromwellmedia.co.uk wrote:

> doesn't mention ownerDocument I would have assumed that not being 'part of
> the document tree' would imply that this attribute would be null too.
> 
> Can anyone reassure me that a null value would be conforming?

The Attribute should know which structure model it is part of, i.e. 
which document tree it is associated with. Thus ownerDocument 
should not be null for Attributes that are associated with Elements.


Lauren
Received on Monday, 7 September 1998 10:55:41 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Friday, 22 June 2012 06:13:45 GMT