Monday, December 24th, 2007
getElementsByClassName has always been a pain in the arse for us developers. Why it wasn’t implemented natively across the board is something that browser folk can chat about. Not having it available has caused hacks, workarounds, and bugs.
Firefox and Opera support the beast, and now Webkit has joined them:
The advantages of a native implementation are clear:
- Clearly specified and consistent behavior
- Blindingly fast
Posted by Dion Almaer at 6:06 am