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Re: L3 Core: DOMLocator.offset

From: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: 28 Aug 2003 16:25:50 -0400
To: Curt Arnold <carnold@houston.rr.com>
Cc: WWW DOM <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1062102350.23315.277.camel@jfouffa.w3.org>

On Fri, 2003-08-01 at 01:31, Curt Arnold wrote:
> This should be split up into a distinct byteOffset and characterOffset.  

offset has been splitted in byteOffset and utf16Offset (since the DOM
deals with utf-16 units, and not characters).

> An implementation could return values for both, a value for one and -1 
> for the other or -1 for both.  However, the user doesn't have to somehow 
> know the nature of the source to interpret the values.

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