Alternatives to the W3C (was Re: Alternatives to the W3C)

Tim Bray tbray at
Mon Jan 24 01:10:06 GMT 2000

At 08:06 PM 1/22/00 -0500, Didier PH Martin wrote:
>If anyone has actually managed to get the DOM working in the
>XML+CSS environment, please let us know how. -Tim
>Didier replies:
>With the behavior draft we can do that if a CSS?? (3 maybe) includes a
>@script construct. In this case a full access to the DOM is feasible and
>thus it provides user interaction processing in addition to rendition.

Excuse me... this should not be necessary.  If a browser reads an 
XML document and displays it using CSS, the DOM should be there, it's
a fully documented interface.  No magic or sidestepping should be necessary.

And if a browser doesn't support XML+DOM, it doesn't support XML. -Tim

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