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Re: [WebIDL] Remove string constants

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 20 Oct 2011 16:48:48 +0000 (UTC)
To: James Graham <jgraham@opera.com>
cc: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, public-script-coord@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1110201648240.21128@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Thu, 20 Oct 2011, James Graham wrote:
> 
> It's not really faster if you only use the interface irregularly and so 
> have to look up how to spell "bar" every time whereas your IDE will tell 
> you about Foo.BAR.

There's no reason an IDE couldn't know what values an attribute takes.

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