[whatwg] Proposal: Adding methods like getElementById and getElementsByTagName to DocumentFragments

Anne van Kesteren annevk at annevk.nl
Thu Oct 10 13:15:19 PDT 2013

On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 8:51 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky at mit.edu> wrote:
> On 10/10/13 2:41 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:
>> I feel this is a case where we're not putting authors first, but are
>> instead putting spec purity first.
> Ah, that sums up my vague feelings of discontent here perfectly.  +1000.  ;)

FWIW, I'm not super opposed to adding
DocumentFragment.prototype.getElementById(). I was just hoping to wait
with that until we had more experience with query()/queryAll(). Do we
have to roll them out at the same time?


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