wiki:DOMInJavaScript

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DOM in JavaScript

Overview

In this proposal, we upload the four basic DOM pointers (firstChild, lastChild, nextSibling, previousSibling) into the JavaScript engine so that they can be accessed more quickly from JavaScript. We then provide CPP an optimized code path for reading and writing these properties.