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Re: Adopting a Custom Element into Another Document

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2015 09:44:08 +0100
Message-ID: <CADnb78hBz+RtkcfHD75pseZt+W_HMVom8GtDS3q5rXW+aOrX9g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Domenic Denicola <d@domenic.me>
Cc: Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@apple.com>, Webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
On Tue, Jan 13, 2015 at 8:43 PM, Domenic Denicola <d@domenic.me> wrote:
> Why is the tree data structure embodied by the DOM any different?

Because it's very easy to move nodes from one tree to another and this
happens quite a bit through <iframe> and such. If the <iframe> then
goes away it would be a shame to have to leak it forever. This is all
discussed to great extent in the aforementioned bug.

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