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From: Amit Handa <Amit.Handa@Sun.COM>
Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2002 12:27:40 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <200204121627.g3CGRNF26793@blr-root.India.Sun.COM>
To: www-dom@w3.org

I have a doubt regarding readonly nodes. I believe Entity, EntityReference, 
Notation and DocumentType nodes are readonly. Why does the DOM L1 conformance 
tests then fail, when the setNodeValue() throws a exception for these nodes. The 
tests pass when setNodeValue() is modified not to throw exception!! Why is it 

Can somebody clarify on this?


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