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Re: adding DocumentFragment to a Node

From: <keshlam@us.ibm.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Nov 1998 17:12:56 -0500 (EST)
To: www-dom@w3.org
Message-ID: <852566B1.00794934.00@us.ibm.com>
One hacker's opinion, not authoritative:

Insert always returns the node you passed in,  so inserting a
DocumentFragment should return the DocumentFragment. Your mistake, I think,
is assuming that the DocumentFragment is destroyed by the copying process.
It isn't, it just loses all its children. The user can destroy it, or reuse
it, as they see fit.
Joe Kesselman  / IBM Research
Unless stated otherwise, all opinions are solely those of the author.
Received on Wednesday, 4 November 1998 11:30:26 UTC

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