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Re: [WebIDL] Use of ECMAScript [[Put]] in WebIDL algorithms

From: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2011 12:06:06 +1200
Message-ID: <4E52EEEE.9050605@mcc.id.au>
To: Allen Wirfs-Brock <allen@wirfs-brock.com>
CC: public-script-coord@w3.org
Hi Allen.

Thanks for the comment.

On 22/07/11 9:12 AM, Allen Wirfs-Brock wrote:
> I spotted the following issue in 4.2.17 of WebIDL.  It may well
> occurs other places too.
> It is for this reason that in the ECMAScript specification we avoid
> using [[Put]] when we specify object construction algorithms like
> this one.  Instead of [[Put]] we use [[DefineOwnProperty]] which will
> create a property without invoking inherited setters.

That makes sense.  I've made the change there and in the correspond 
section for sequence values.


Could you please indicate whether you are satisfied with this resolution 
so that I can include this in the Disposition of Comments document I'll 
need to prepare.


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