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Re: ISSUE: getDocumentElement() --> documentElement

From: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Date: Tue, 14 Jun 2005 19:04:03 +0200
Message-ID: <42AF0E03.2010406@expway.fr>
To: Jonathan Watt <jonathan.watt@strath.ac.uk>
Cc: www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>

Dear Jonathan,

> SVG WG, how about you use ECMAScript for the examples in the REC? This 
> will hopefully reduce the problems caused by people copying accessor 
> style Java code into ECMAScript. The getters and setters will work in 
> ASV, but will cause portability headaches for authors since they won't 
> work in other implementations such as Mozilla.

A number of examples in Java is desirable as it is also used in addition 
to ECMAScript on mobile devices, but the proportion needs to be more 
balanced and we are in the process of translating a number of those 
examples to ECMAScript, along with annotations indicating which language 
the example is in, and with a preference for translating to ES examples 
that involve getter/setter methods.

Thank you for your comments,

Robin Berjon
   Senior Research Scientist
   Expway, http://expway.com/
Received on Tuesday, 14 June 2005 17:04:07 UTC

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