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Re: Should Attr nodes store their values in a child text node?

From: Michael A. Puls II <shadow2531@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2008 20:06:58 -0500
Message-ID: <6b9c91b20801101706i2dfa475eg3db4ebe2e5a73c00@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Kartikaya Gupta" <kagupta@rim.com>
Cc: www-dom@w3.org

On 1/10/08, Kartikaya Gupta <kagupta@rim.com> wrote:
> The value of an Attr
> node can be composed of both text and entity references, for example.
> This means the Attr node would have multiple children. In this case, the
> .value would combine all the children and return a "normalized" value.
> In such a case, .firstChild.nodeValue would not be the same as .value.

Could you show a working example of this where you can either add text
nodes and entityReference nodes to an attribute node or give markup
where this would happen for an attribute during processing?

-- 
Michael
Received on Friday, 11 January 2008 01:07:04 GMT

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