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[Bug 11451] Add a string enum type

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Date: Fri, 09 Dec 2011 18:59:24 +0000
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https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=11451

--- Comment #14 from Travis Leithead [MSFT] <travil@microsoft.com> 2011-12-09 18:59:23 UTC ---
I suppose that if you throw in the case of unrecognized values, then that's one
way to feature-detect that you're running in a UA that doesn't support some new
value of the enum.

On the other hand, won't you be able to inspect the enum's values
programmatically to ensure the string you want will be supported? In other
words, given:

enum A { "x", "y" };

Is "A" exposed to JavaScript along with its values?

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