Re: Object Model (was Re: Positioning HTML Elements with Cascading Style Sheets)
Joel N. Weber II wrote:
> On Mon, 3 Feb 1997, Chris Lilley wrote:
> I think that the scripting API ought to allow HTML text, the tags and
> attributes to be changed.
#1. Validating documents would become meaningless and useless.
#2. Search engine results would depend on their level of support for "interpreting" HTML
#3. Existing SGML tools would all break, or be much less useful (depending on how
the change was done).