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Re: hasFeature revisited

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Fri, 26 Apr 2013 10:49:58 +0100
Message-ID: <CADnb78ixMb+URGO1y4iVk5EuRyNCcmiph_bajKpCvkPKd8W1aw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com>
Cc: www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>, "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>
On Fri, Apr 26, 2013 at 2:52 AM, Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com> wrote:
> In SVG hasFeature() is used for feature detection.

Yeah that was the purpose in the DOM too, but generally it was not
very reliable because of the mismatch between where the feature was
implemented and the feature string was located. Using "x" in y is
generally much more reliable.

> If the community accepts this and I can land a patch for Blink, we should have data in the next 3-5 months.

Sounds good.

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