[whatwg] XPath-like API

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Mon Nov 13 21:55:17 PST 2006

On Mon, 13 Nov 2006, Carlos OKieffe wrote:
> Are there any plans to attach an XPath like API to this HTML spec?  I 
> think it may be helpful for parsing elements by attributes like 
> /link[@rel='alternate'].

The W3C WebAPI working group is working on something like this.

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