[whatwg] DOM3 Load and Save for simple parsing/serialization?

Anne van Kesteren annevk at opera.com
Wed Jun 10 09:31:10 PDT 2009

On Wed, 10 Jun 2009 17:13:28 +0200, Michael A. Puls II <shadow2531 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Opera's implementation is buggy. The async version never fires a load  
> event, handling of errors is all messed up and some functions don't  
> work. It's pretty much useless except for synchronous loading in perfect  
> conditions.

We should probably nuke it.

> It seems that everyone wants DOM3 L&S to die and to have everyone use JS  
> to make their own wrapper around XHR + DOMParser + XMLSerializer etc. to  
> do what DOM3 L&S does.

Yeah, no need for two high-level network APIs.

Anne van Kesteren

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