On Jan 6, 7:08 pm, Walter Lee Davis <wa...@wdstudio.com> wrote: > You're probably getting something other than what you expect with the > parentNode > attribute there. Prototype has a lot of dom-walking methods that get around > the problem of > whitespace nodes and the like. You may *think* that the parentNode is an > element, but it's > just a space.
No. By definition, a parent node is an element, document, or document fragment. Text nodes (like a space) cannot have children. What you've said can be true of a child node, a sibling, etc., but not `parentNode`. (Also note that `parentNode` is a *property*, not an *attribute*.) -- T.J. Crowder Independent Software Engineer tj / crowder software / com www / crowder software / com -- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.