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Re: [DOM4] Mutation algorithm imposed order on document children

From: Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2012 12:37:08 -0700
Message-ID: <CAPJYB1hbVfApdiEYEBGvEDKLAmoyFp0mcqgfk9e+w1gdQMFZYw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>, www-dom <www-dom@w3.org>
I just tested this:

IE8: No doctype node, comment node instead so doesn't apply.
IE9, Webkit, Opera: Order doesn't matter, no effect on document mode.
FF: Mismatched order throws, no effect on document mode.

I don't have IE10.

So it's only Firefox that imposes this restriction right now. If the goal
is consistency between the browsers I'd advocate we should remove the
exception from Firefox since it's the "path of least resistance" to get

On Tue, Jun 12, 2012 at 12:17 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:

> On 6/12/12 2:37 PM, Ojan Vafai wrote:
>> Your reply didn't come through and I couldn't find it on the www-dom or
>> public-webapps archives. All I saw was Elliott's response. Mind sending
>> it again?
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/**Public/www-dom/2012AprJun/**0106.html<http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-dom/2012AprJun/0106.html>
> -Boris
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