[thelist] DOM: Counting node of type 1?

Saila, Craig Craig.Saila at bgminteractive.com
Wed Mar 5 09:32:00 CST 2003

Frank wrote:
> I have a div containing id'd spans, indented by a tab. Moz
> counts the tabs as a text node (which I suppose is correct).

More on this, and a workaround:

> How can I go about identifying only my spans?

If your DIV has an ID:
 nObj = documentGetElementById("id")
 spanObjs = nObj.documentGetElementsByTagName("span")
"spanObjs" will then contain an array of all the SPANs within the
particular DIV.

Will this work for you?


Craig Saila
craig at saila.com : http://www.saila.com/

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