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Re: Clarify: DOMParserFilter.startElement:FILTER_SKIP

From: Johnny Stenback <jst@w3c.jstenback.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2003 21:27:38 -0800
Message-ID: <3FB1C4CA.2000307@w3c.jstenback.com>
To: Gopal <sharmag@sun.com>
Cc: www-dom@w3.org

Gopal wrote:
> Hi:
> 
> [1] read
> 
> "#  FILTER_SKIP if the Element  should be rejected. All of its children 
> are inserted in place of the rejected Element node. This return value 
> will be ignored if element is the documentElement, the documentElement 
> cannot be rejected nor skipped. "
> 
> 1) Does it mean ALL children will be insreted in place of skipped
>    Element ?

Correct, all immidiate children will be inserted where the skipped 
element would have been inserted.

> 2) Why *rejected* is used for *skipped* seems editorial issue ?

Fixed, thanks for reporting this!

> 
> Thanks
> - Gopal
> 
> [1] 
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2003/WD-DOM-Level-3-LS-20030619/load-save.html#LS-DOMParserFilter-startElement 
> 
> 

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jst
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