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[Bug 12845] Disallow shadowing attributes

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Date: Tue, 07 Jun 2011 23:47:42 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12845

--- Comment #16 from Brendan Eich <brendan@mozilla.org> 2011-06-07 23:47:42 UTC ---
Behavior is unspecified by types in such systems, and definitely in WebIDL.
Can't write checks that WebIDL can't cash.

Why is behavior an issue here? Bad behavior can happen lots of ways. We don't
try to stop it by outlawing expressiveness along any given axis.

/be

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