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[whatwg] getElementsByIdPart

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 21 Aug 2004 19:17:22 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0408211916340.20869@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Sat, 24 Jul 2004, Ben Meadowcroft wrote:
> 
> How about adding something more general like getElementsBySelector and 
> use CSS selectors syntax? If we used CSS3 syntax (at candidate rec 
> stage) then you can use substring matches in your selection.

I expect the CSS working group will do that at some point.

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