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[WebIDL] Handling undefined in Overload Resolution Algorithm

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2011 15:04:08 +0200
Message-ID: <4E2580C8.6050106@lachy.id.au>
To: public-script-coord@w3.org
Hi,
   Refer to discussion in a Mozilla bug 648722 [1].

When undefined in passed to an overloaded function, the overload 
resolution algorithm should not exclude nullable non-primitive types.

Step 8 should also say "Return candidates", not "Return R".

[1] https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=648722#c39

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Lachlan Hunt - Opera Software
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