getElementsByTagName accepts qualified names

getElementsByTagName() used to accept only local names. The DOM specification was updated to accept qualified names.

Specification

Editor's draft

Status in Chromium

Blink>DOM


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 60
  • Chrome for Android release 60
  • Android WebView release 60
  • Opera release 47
  • Opera for Android release 47

Consensus & Standardization

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Owner

Last updated on 2017-06-14