RE: Why no concurrency support in DOM?

The DOM being really just a linked list like data structure would require wrapping everything with mutexes. The is not portable, messy, and doesn't appeal to very many people. Why would you want to
concurrently access a DOM tree anyway?

[Disclaimer: I'm not associated with any WG. I'm just a bistander]


> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Bob Foster []
> Sent:	Tuesday, July 10, 2001 5:23 PM
> To:
> Subject:	Why no concurrency support in DOM?
> I'm curious why the DOM has no explicit support for concurrent access?
> Bob Foster
> WebGain

Received on Tuesday, 10 July 2001 17:31:39 UTC