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Re: get/setDocumentURI in org.w3c.dom.Document

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Jun 2007 14:07:51 +0200
Message-Id: <4F242173-A2DD-4FE7-83A1-23FA2F030D0E@berjon.com>
Cc: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, www-dom@w3.org
To: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>

On Jun 08, 2007, at 15:35, Norman Walsh wrote:
> / Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net> was heard to say:
> | No, the Java bindings are automatically generated from the  
> specification
> | source code, which only documents attributes as attributes, not  
> as indi-
> | vidual methods. For attributes that are read/write you inevitably  
> get in
> | some cases odd documentation. I don't think it is feasible to  
> write two
> | versions of the text for all such attributes, and I don't see an  
> easy
> | way to automatically generate more suitable text.
> That's unfortunate. I wonder if it would be possible to add an
> explanation of the problem to the description of the class at the top
> of the file? At least that way readers would know it was intentional
> and not a documentation bug.

Java still doesn't support accessors? I'd file that as a bug against  
Java 1/2:-)

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