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Re: compatMode and the HTML parsing algorithm

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Tue, 04 Oct 2011 14:18:01 -0400
Message-ID: <4E8B4DD9.8080509@mit.edu>
To: www-dom@w3.org
On 10/4/11 2:15 PM, Simon Pieters wrote:
> On Tue, 04 Oct 2011 19:29:50 +0200, David Flanagan
> <dflanagan@mozilla.com> wrote:
>
>> One use case allowing HTML parsers in JS would be creating parser
>> shims for old browsers that do not parse HTML correctly.
>
> I guess old browsers generally aren't fast enough for this to be viable
> in the real world.

"old browsers" in this context includes IE9, say.  I would bet it's fast 
enough.

-Boris
Received on Tuesday, 4 October 2011 18:18:35 GMT

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