I believe that innerhtml is not completely guaranteed to work the same  
way across browsers, while the Prototype DOM methods are.

Walter

On Dec 10, 2009, at 10:02 PM, Rob Cluett wrote:

> Why would we add an element using prototype's DOM method over  
> innerhtml in any scenario if we can use innerhtml and subsequently  
> use $(element) to immediately retrieve a reference to it? I was told  
> in the begining that innerhtml was the wrong way.
>
> Message sent from my Motorola Droid.
>
>
>> On Dec 8, 2009 4:30 PM, "david" <david.brill...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> Hi all,
>> > I was under the impression that it would not actually be added to  
>> the DOM > when using innerhtml....
>>
>> In fact, it's faster than any JS implementation, prototype or other.
>> Browser are optimize to parse HTML string in an unbeatable way !
>>
>> And of course it could be manipulate as a DOM element, but you'll  
>> have
>> first to retrieve it from DOM using $() or $$().
>>
>> --
>> david
>>
>> --
>>
>> You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google  
>> Groups "Prototype & script.aculo.us" group.
>> To post to this group, send email to 
>> prototype-scriptaculous@googlegroups.com 
>> . To unsubscribe from t...
>>
>> For more options, visit this group at 
>> http://groups.google.com/group/prototype-scriptaculous?hl=en 
>> .
>>
>>
>
>
> --
>
> You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google  
> Groups "Prototype & script.aculo.us" group.
> To post to this group, send email to prototype-scriptaculous@googlegroups.com 
> .
> To unsubscribe from this group, send email to 
> prototype-scriptaculous+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com 
> .
> For more options, visit this group at 
> http://groups.google.com/group/prototype-scriptaculous?hl=en 
> .

--

You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups 
"Prototype & script.aculo.us" group.
To post to this group, send email to prototype-scriptacul...@googlegroups.com.
To unsubscribe from this group, send email to 
prototype-scriptaculous+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com.
For more options, visit this group at 
http://groups.google.com/group/prototype-scriptaculous?hl=en.


Reply via email to