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Re: Resolving URIs in shadow trees

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 19 Aug 2005 14:55:07 +0000 (UTC)
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: Jon Ferraiolo <jonf@adobe.com>, Cameron McCormack <cam-www-svg@aka.mcc.id.au>, www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0508191454030.22942@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Tue, 2 Aug 2005, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> 
> Jon Ferraiolo wrote:
> > Maybe the rules is that first you call getElementById() on the <shadowTree>
> > and then if no match is found then call it on ownerDocument. What do you
> > think?
> 
> Hmm... Under what circumstances would these two calls ever give 
> different results, given the uniqueness requirements on IDs?

Well, for one, when the author violates the uniqueness requirements.

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