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Re: Accessing the DOM for a currently browsed document

From: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Date: Fri, 07 Oct 2005 14:29:05 +0200
Message-ID: <43466A11.1040803@expway.fr>
To: Jorgen Horstink <dom@jorgenhorstink.nl>
Cc: www-dom@w3.org

Jorgen Horstink wrote:
> Nor is stated anywhere the window.document property implements the
> HTMLDocument interface.
> 
> Stating a HTMLDocument object is needed (on the global object), does not 
> tell how the window.document property should implement the HTMLDocument 
> interface.
> 
> Current browser vendors have agreed that the window.document object
> implements the HTMLDocument interface. To my mind it is as clear as can be.

You're correct, but it can be made clearer by specifying it. It would 
have the advantage that one would be able to refer to the current 
behaviour without relying on reverse engineering or oral tradition (so 
to speak). Hopefully, W3C work in this area should be announced soonish.

-- 
Robin Berjon
   Senior Research Scientist
   Expway, http://expway.com/
Received on Friday, 7 October 2005 12:29:54 GMT

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