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Re: [dom3core] getAttribute

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 01 Dec 2005 15:24:18 +0100
To: "Ray Whitmer" <ray@personallegal.net>
Cc: www-dom <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.s03zmscv64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Thu, 01 Dec 2005 15:15:21 +0100, Ray Whitmer <ray@personallegal.net>  
> Or get enough consensus to revive a DOM activity at W3C (or somewhere  
> else) to produce a new standard (presumably not compatible with DOM  
> Level 1) which addresses this (and many other things that did not come  
> out as nicely as the participants would have preferred due to  
> compromises made for interoperability that hindsight shows were not  
> based on reliable information, to put it nicely).  If this were a broad  
> enough effort, I might join in.  But it will be a much bigger can of  
> worms than you think.


> If you do not feel you can tell users that they shouldn't code their  
> pages to follow a browser that does not properly implement basic DOM  
> Level 1, do not be offended if some do not applaud your choice.

I'm not offended. I'm simply saying that other choices are not really  

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 1 December 2005 14:24:46 UTC

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