[whatwg] Dom as Audience Prereq

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Mon Jul 13 18:00:33 PDT 2009

On Thu, 18 Jun 2009, Smylers wrote:
> The audience section states familiarity with Dom Core and Dom Events as 
> prereqs for reading the HTML 5 spec:
>   http://www.whatwg.org/html5#audience
> As somebody without this Dom background there are certainly many parts 
> of the spec which I've found both understandable and useful (to a web 
> author).
> There may be parts which do require Dom knowledge, but as written it 
> sounds like a prereq for understanding any part of the spec, and as such 
> may unnecessarily put people off.


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