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Re: typeof document.all

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 16 Oct 2009 00:55:42 +0000 (UTC)
To: Brendan Eich <brendan@mozilla.org>
Cc: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0910160053480.6803@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Thu, 15 Oct 2009, Brendan Eich wrote:
> Please open your eyes to this relevant factoid, and take it into account 
> in where you work to specify fully, since you cannot specify everything 
> that might matter fully in any bounded amount of time, and you agree 
> that things like GC cycles are more important and currently 
> underserved..

I've spent far more time specifying GC stuff than document.all. Actually I 
spent very little time (an afternoon?) specifying document.all to the 
point where I was happy that it was fully specified and compatible with 
legacy content. It wasn't that difficult.

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