This specification defines the Document Object Model Load and Save Level 3, a platform- and language-neutral interface that allows programs and scripts to dynamically load the content of an XML document into a DOM document and serialize a DOM document into an XML document; DOM documents being defined in [DOM Level 2 Core] or newer, and XML documents being defined in [XML 1.0] or newer.
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This document contains the Document Object Model Level 3 Load and Save specification and is a Last Call Working Draft for review by W3C members and other interested parties. The review period for this document ends on 31 July 2003. Comments are to be sent to the public mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org. An archive is available at http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-dom/.
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This document has been produced as part of the W3C DOM Activity. The authors of this document are the DOM WG members.
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