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Re: DOM3 Load & Save Last Call Comments

From: Johnny Stenback <jst@netscape.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2003 15:58:59 -0700
Message-ID: <3F624FB3.30908@netscape.com>
To: Mikko Honkala <honkkis@tml.hut.fi>
Cc: www-dom@w3.org

Mikko Honkala wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I've revieved the DOM3 Load & Save Last Call spec [1] for the XForms WG
> and have the following Last Call comments:
> 
[...]
> 2. Inconsistency in DOMSerializerFilter
> 
> Inconsistency: 1.1 says DOMSerializerFilter can be used to filter out
> nodes, but 1.3 says that only elements can be filtered. Why doesn't this
> interface include attributes? An example of a use case: in XForms the
> 'relevant' attribute can be set to false on a attribute, which removes
> it from the serialization. Please fix this so that also attributes and
> text nodes can be filtered out.

Fixed. Attribute nodes are now passed to the filter, except for 
namespace declaration attributes and default attributes.

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jst
Received on Friday, 12 September 2003 18:59:24 GMT

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