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Re: [webcomponents]: Making Shadow DOM Subtrees Traversable

From: Dimitri Glazkov <dglazkov@chromium.org>
Date: Thu, 7 Mar 2013 09:00:25 -0800
Message-ID: <CADh5Ky0FXbJ0L8JD4=hCP9Ze3u-gGMrv6rkUG5ygk4RustOydw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: Scott González <scott.gonzalez@gmail.com>, Rafael Weinstein <rafaelw@google.com>, Dominic Cooney <dominicc@chromium.org>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>, Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@gmail.com>, Yehuda Katz <wycats@gmail.com>
On Thu, Mar 7, 2013 at 8:55 AM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:

> Chances are that behavior would remain for the foreseeable future even if
> page-provided components expose their internals, from what I understand...
> So that's a somewhat orthogonal discussion, sadly.  :(

I agree, it's very unlikely the UA shadow trees will ever be public.
However, Shadow DOM (the spec) does allow you to completely override
the UA shadow tree by just creating a new shadow tree on top of it.
Current implementation in WebKit is not yet quite there, but I hope it
will be soon.

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