[XML-SIG] repost: getElementsByTagName interpretation
Sun, 25 Jun 2000 09:48:57 -0600
> [I tried posting this message yesterday but somehow it didn't appear on
> the list -- did anyone receive it? Here I'll try again.]
> Hi there,
> Is there any official Python DOM policy on implementing getElementsByTagName()?
> According to the official DOM spec (and the level 2 proposed recommendation),
> getElementsByTagName() is supposed to return a live NodeList.
> Studying the 4DOM however, it looks like the NodeList returned by
> getElementsByTagName is *not* live.
We are considering adding liveness once we finish implementing Level 2
mutation events, but I'm concerned about performance. We'll probably do so
anyway for compliance.
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