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Re: document.write to self during load not allowed by PR-DOM

From: John Cowan <cowan@locke.ccil.org>
Date: Mon, 7 Sep 1998 14:11:36 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <199809071811.OAA24819@locke.ccil.org>
To: www-dom@w3.org
David J Woolley scripsit:

> To some extent, though, the DOM is becoming academic as it implements 
> a different model for modifying the document from that used by IE4 
> (inner and outer HTML) and NS 4 seems not to have any equivalent 
> facilities.  A the moment I can only use it to help define a lowest 
> common denominator, where it is acceptable to our marketing people to 
> avoid taking IE4 to the limit.  However, it was in trying to define 
> this lowest common denominator that I hit the problem, as the W3C DOM
> seemed to force a lowest common denominator without load time HTML 
> generation.

In addition, implementing the DOM PR as written forces HTML DOMs to have
HTML parsers associated with them.  I note that the latest version of
Don Park's DOM SDK does not support these methods at all.

-- 
John Cowan					cowan@ccil.org
		e'osai ko sarji la lojban.
Received on Monday, 7 September 1998 14:06:12 GMT

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