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Re: DOM3 Load & Save Last Call Comments

From: Johnny Stenback <jst@w3c.jstenback.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Sep 2003 11:16:14 -0700
Message-ID: <3F68A4EE.4090806@w3c.jstenback.com>
To: Mikko Honkala <honkkis@tml.hut.fi>
Cc: www-dom@w3.org

Mikko Honkala wrote:
> 3. 1.4 Convenience Interfaces should be made mandatory
> 
> Why are these interfaces optional? If the claim is right that they are
> just convenience methods, they should be trivial to implement. For users
> it will be a pain to check whether an implementation supports these
> interfaces. Please fix this by making them mandatory.

The DOM WG disagrees with this, and chose to not make these interfaces 
mandatory. However, the DOM WG also decided to completely drop these 
interfaces from the LS spec, please see:

   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-dom/2003JulSep/0210.html

for more details.

> 
> 
> [1] DOM3 LS
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2003/WD-DOM-Level-3-LS-20030619/
> 
> 

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jst
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