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Re: sXBL issue -- bindings getting notified when the bound element is inserted into a document

From: Peter Sorotokin <psorotok@adobe.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Mar 2005 09:31:21 -0800
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, Jon Ferraiolo <jon.ferraiolo@adobe.com>, www-svg@w3.org
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At 06:07 PM 3/23/2005 -0600, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
>Jon Ferraiolo wrote:
>>If the XPath expression matches, then turn the custom element's identity 
>>into what the binding defines.
>What does it mean to "turn the custom element's identity"?  What if there 
>are references to particular interfaces exposed by that element, say, when 
>the interfaces it implements change?
>Of course matching by qname has a similar issue, in that DOM3 provides a 
>method to change the qname of a node....

DOM3 is very explicit in that renaming can be done by creating and 
replacing, thus interface change is not a problem there.


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