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[whatwg] .tags on HTMLCollections

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 23 Jul 2009 22:56:15 -0400
Message-ID: <4A6922CF.701@mit.edu>
Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> From what I heard so far it is there because of document.all. If document.all does indeed need to return a separate object as HTML5 suggests we can probably remove it from HTMLCollection in due course.

Given that the namedItem behavior of document.all is different from the 
namedItem behavior of HTMLCollection, I don't see how document.all could 
possibly be a general HTMLCollection....

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 23 July 2009 19:56:15 UTC

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