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Re: importNode

From: David Brownell <david-b@pacbell.net>
Date: Fri, 03 Mar 2000 08:11:27 -0800
Message-ID: <38BFE42F.18E9874@pacbell.net>
To: keshlam@us.ibm.com
Cc: Johannes Ewalt Koch <koch@physik.TU-Berlin.DE>, www-dom@w3.org
keshlam@us.ibm.com wrote:
> importNode copies the other node "by value" -- it extracts all the
> information and uses it to produce a new node (or nodes) belonging to the
> target document. 

Actually, not "all" the information.  If the node is of some subtype
that the "importing" DOM doesn't fully recognize, that information
can't be imported.  Examples include additional attributes and of
course any specialized methods the original subtype supported.

- Dave
Received on Friday, 3 March 2000 11:11:17 UTC

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