[whatwg] Question on "the element's Document"
ian at hixie.ch
Mon Oct 5 16:38:32 PDT 2009
On Mon, 21 Sep 2009, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> Section 2.6, item 3 says :
> When fetching resources for an element
> The element's Document.
> Is that supposed to be the element's ownerDocument? Or something else? The
> term seems to be underdefined.
>From the Terminology/DOM trees section:
# The Document of a Node (such as an element) is the Document that the
# Node's ownerDocument IDL attribute returns.
> It's also not defined whether the document is to be examined at the moment
> when running the fetch steps or at the "time convenient to the user and the
> user agent" when the download happens. This might matter for, e.g. script
> that does something like:
> var img = doc1.createElement("img");
> img.src = something;
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