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Re: Suggestion: "shown" and "shownText"

From: Ms2ger <ms2ger@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2012 12:37:32 +0200
Message-ID: <50584EEC.3040803@gmail.com>
To: Simon Stewart <shs@rocketpoweredjetpants.com>
CC: www-dom@w3.org
Hi Simon,

On 09/18/2012 12:30 PM, Simon Stewart wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 18, 2012 at 11:21 AM, Ms2ger <ms2ger@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Both of those look rather dependent on styling. As DOM is CSS-independent,
>> we are unlikely to specify these features in this specification. A better
>> place for such properties would probably be CSSOM or CSSOM View (discussed
>> on www-style@w3.org).
>>
>
> The CSSOM representative at Google suggested I present this here as
> textContent is described as part of the DOM spec.

Indeed, but textContent only depends on the DOM tree, not on the styles 
applied to that tree. Unless I'm much mistaken, that is not true for 
your proposals.

HTH
Ms2ger
Received on Tuesday, 18 September 2012 10:38:07 GMT

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