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Re: Allowing IDL attributes to have different types for the getter and setter

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2013 22:28:39 -0400
Message-ID: <516F5A57.4030507@mit.edu>
To: Allen Wirfs-Brock <allen@wirfs-brock.com>
CC: "public-script-coord@w3.org" <public-script-coord@w3.org>
On 4/17/13 10:24 PM, Allen Wirfs-Brock wrote:
> I'm don't really know the full spectrum of web platform APIs well enough to know whether that consistency exception applies here.

The only web APIs where the type is not the same for get and set are the 
several [PutForwards] things (e.g. the newly-added bit for 
element.style, and the very old bit for window.location)...

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 18 April 2013 02:29:09 UTC

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