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Re: Proposal: getStyleAs(property, primitiveValue)

From: Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Sep 2009 10:41:54 -0700
Message-ID: <c9e12660909251041r1d0304aft1392d24b02465c30@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: Řyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, Sep 25, 2009 at 5:05 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 24 Sep 2009 20:45:51 +0200, Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>>
>> document is a property of window. It has been that way for many years
>> before there was ever an AbstractView.
>>
>> AbstractView is relatively new, in contrast to nonstandard window and
>> its "document" property.
>
> Are you talking about implementations or specifications?

Implementations.

The global window property is much older, back into the 90's, before I
became involved in web development.

As far as the DOM
> specifications are concerned AbstractView is relatively old and document is
> its sole member:
>
> http://www.w3.org/TR/DOM-Level-2-Views/views.html
>

Still doesn't say that an AbstractView is window, though.
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