[whatwg] createTBody on the table element.

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Mon Apr 23 09:43:37 PDT 2012

On Mon, 23 Apr 2012, Alexis Menard wrote:
> I was looking at 
> http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/tabular-data.html#dom-table-createtbody 
> and I wonder why it was added. For now none of the browsers seem to 
> implement it. I proposed a patch for WebKit but I'm wondering why this 
> method exists as you can do what it does with the regular DOM API. Is it 
> convenience? It was added to be consistent with createTFoot and 
> createTHead?

Consistency and convenience, yes.

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