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[whatwg] XPath-like API

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 14 Nov 2006 05:55:17 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0611140555010.28418@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Mon, 13 Nov 2006, Carlos OKieffe wrote:
>
> Are there any plans to attach an XPath like API to this HTML spec?  I 
> think it may be helpful for parsing elements by attributes like 
> /link[@rel='alternate'].

The W3C WebAPI working group is working on something like this.

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