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[whatwg] Re: getElementsByClassName

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 6 Sep 2005 00:55:44 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0509060054530.25386@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Tue, 6 Sep 2005, Dean Edwards wrote:
> 
> That's right. We are defining HTML5 and the DOM extensions to support 
> it. If other languages want to add different class name delimiters, let 
> them. My hunch is that they will follow suit. This is a good opportunity 
> to make it clear. HTML has always led the way. It also ensures 
> backward-compatibility.

Well, it's clear that HTML classes can't contain spaces... I'm not really 
sure what you're asking for here. :-)

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