Jump to content

Get Only Direct Children


shadowayex
 Share

Recommended Posts

I have a list that looks like so:

		<ul class="vertical">			<li class="right">Menu Item 1 >				<ul class="vertical-dsplay">					<li>Menu Item 1-1</li>					<li class="right">Menu Item 1-2 >						<ul class="horizontal-display">							<li>Menu Item 1-2-1</li>							<li>Menu Item 1-2-2</li>							<li>Menu Item 1-2-3</li>							<li>Menu Item 1-2-4</li>						</ul>					</li>					<li>Menu Item 1-3</li>				</ul>			</li>			<li class="right">Menu Item 2 >				<ul class="horizontal">					<li>Menu 2-1</li>					<li class="below">Menu 2-2 >						<ul class="vertical">							<li>Menu 2-2-1</li>							<li>Menu 2-2-2</li>							<li>Menu 2-2-3</li>						</ul>					</li>					<li>Menu 2-3</li>				</ul>			</li>			<li>Menu Item 3</li>		</ul>

And what I'm attempting to do is get all the direct li children from a given ul.For instance, I have a function written that is used like so: getItems([ul object]). When I use ul.getElementsByTagName("li"), I of course get all the li's, even the ones from the child ul's.I only want the li's that are direct descendants from a given ul. Is there a way to get just the direct li's, or to check the retrieved li's from the above mentioned method to check to ensure that the li is direct child?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...