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From Arnaud Le Hors <leh...@us.ibm.com>
Subject Re: Yet Another Xerces/Xalan question
Date Wed, 01 Mar 2000 20:35:52 GMT
> The simple question is:  how can I move elements from one document to another?

Look at importNode().

> The philosophical question:  If XML is so simple, why is DOM so complicated?

Because it's a standard. And unfortunately, in my experience, building a
standard implies making compromises, which in general lead to not so
clean and lean designs.
This said, I would argue that XML is not so simple, but that's another
topic.
-- 
Arnaud  Le Hors - IBM Cupertino, XML Technology Group

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