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Re: DOM Level 2 needs getElementById method

From: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 07 Oct 1999 12:15:46 +0200
Message-ID: <37FC72D2.16301E9B@w3.org>
To: John Bradley <john.bradley@kcl.ac.uk>
CC: www-dom@w3.org
John Bradley wrote:
> This is my issue also.  It seems to me that the linking of elements
> by means of ID and IDrefs have been a part of SGML and XML from the
> very beginning and represent an element of the XML/SGML specification
> that so far seems to be ignored by the DOM builders.

I made a search about getElementById in the DOM Interest Group mailing list. 
I found ... 871 documents, this issue doesn't seem to be ignored by the DOM

Philippe Le Hegaret - http://www.w3.org/People/LeHegaret/
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), DOM Activity Lead
Received on Thursday, 7 October 1999 06:15:58 UTC

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