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Re: [cssom-view] small update

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 07 Mar 2008 23:43:08 +0100
To: "Bjoern Hoehrmann" <derhoermi@gmx.net>, robert@ocallahan.org
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.t7n316yz64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Fri, 07 Mar 2008 23:35:07 +0100, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>  
> As far as I can tell, the name occurs only in the documentation. The
> interfaces are actually called IHTMLRect and IHTMLRectCollection if
> you use the API from, say, C++, and Internet Explorer generally does
> not expose either interface name in JavaScript in an important way,
> so I don't think the existing naming matters. As I understand it, the
> interface is used in several places that do not deal with text at all,
> so I find this name rather confusing.

I'm fine with changing the names. The current names are based on the MSDN  
documentation and Firefox' implementation. If we decide on changing it  
anyway, maybe we should keep the interface names generic?


Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 7 March 2008 22:43:19 UTC

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