NAME HTML::HTML5::DOM::ReleaseNotes - not quite a change log DESCRIPTION These release notes will not be updated for every release (see minor) but are intended to provide important news, announce major new features, etc. For a full change log, see the "Changes" file included in the distribution. NEWS HTML::HTML5::DOM 0.001 July 2012. HTML::HTML5::DOM is the culmination of an idea I've been working on in some form or another for about six months. The idea is to build an HTML DOM layer on top of XML::LibXML. XML::LibXML is not really designed to be extensible in this way, so to start with I needed to write XML::LibXML::Augment, a module to assist in subclassing XML::LibXML's node classes. With that in place I was free to start implementing the HTML5 DOM. Version 0.001 is a relatively modest proof of concept. There are still a number of methods that are only partially implemented. Many more have not even been attempted yet. But it's my hope that eventually the whole HTML5 DOM will be covered. Major Features Planned Plans can change. * Lots of methods marked "@@TODO" will be implemented. * W3C RDFa API. * W3C Microdata API. Features At Risk * HTMLFormElement's "submit" method might be better off returning an HTTP::Request object rather than Web::Magic. SEE ALSO "Changes", HTML::HTML5::DOM. AUTHOR Toby Inkster <email@example.com>. COPYRIGHT AND LICENCE This software is copyright (c) 2012 by Toby Inkster. This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES THIS PACKAGE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTIBILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.