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Node Question

From: Don Hamson <donh@xyvision.com>
Date: Thu, 22 Oct 1998 12:17:51 -0400 (EDT)
To: <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-Id: <000401bdfdcd$2a5b6e40$dd3004c6@MOHAWK.xyvision.com>

    I was wondering how side-effects should be implemented during error
conditions.  For example replaceChild removes newChild if it exists and
replaces oldChild...  But an error occurs if oldChild doesn't exist.  Is
newChild removed for the error case?  And can you generalize so your answer
would consistently apply for side-effects with other errors?  Thank you.

Don Hamson
Bartlett Consulting LLC
Received on Friday, 23 October 1998 10:55:11 UTC

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