On Nov 4, 5:30 pm, vhochstein <vhochst...@googlemail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> if I call old_element = Element.replace(element, 'html code for new
> element')
> I get the old_element in response.
> How may I get the new_element node if it does nt have an id attribute?
> Thanks a lot in advance.
> --
> Volker

Well, you could find it through the hierarchy or some such, but
probably the easiest thing is to get a reference to it *before* you
replace it:

var new_element = new Element('tagName').update('contents');
Element.replace(old_element, new_element);

Live example: http://jsbin.com/uwibuh

T.J. Crowder
Independent Software Engineer
tj / crowder software / com
www / crowder software / com

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