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Re: DOM4 Core

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2009 20:27:21 +0000 (UTC)
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>, www-dom@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0910192026420.26598@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Mon, 19 Oct 2009, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> On 10/19/09 10:01 AM, Simon Pieters wrote:
> > tags() is an HTMLCollection thing, not specific to .children. Maybe we 
> > should limit tags() to HTMLAllCollection (returned by document.all) 
> > like Firefox, or maybe Firefox should add it to HTMLCollection.
> 
> Note that I strongly support the former, and have gotten feedback from 
> both Opera and Webkit that they might be on board with it maybe 
> sometimes if I can convince hixie to change the spec text perhaps.

I'm happy to change the spec text as soon as the implementations change. :-)

I just don't want to end up in a situation where a feature is implemented 
almost everywhere but not in the spec.

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