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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>  
wrote:
> 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.

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> 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  
acceptable.


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Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
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