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Re: document.write

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 02 Apr 2003 14:43:13 -0600
Message-ID: <3E8B4B61.3010709@mit.edu>
To: Herr Christian Wolfgang Hujer <Christian.Hujer@itcqis.com>
CC: Matt Fletcher <msfy2k@yahoo.co.uk>, www-html@w3.org

Herr Christian Wolfgang Hujer wrote:
> document.write() should not work for any XHTML at all, as long as the user
> agent recognizes that the document is XHTML and not HTML.

Why?  There is nothing I can see in any specification preventing 
application of the HTML DOM to XHTML documents.... (and in fact Mozilla 
may well end up supporting that -- see 
http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=111514).  It likely won't 
implement document.write() for such documents, but that's due to 
implementation issues, not to anything I can see in a specification.
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