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Re: [XHR] how to catch SECURITY_ERR on XMLHttpRequest.open()?

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2007 17:16:49 +0200
To: "Alexey Proskuryakov" <ap-carbon@rambler.ru>, "Dan Connolly" <connolly@w3.org>, public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.txc52bdk64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Wed, 15 Aug 2007 10:01:12 +0200, Alexey Proskuryakov  
<ap-carbon@rambler.ru> wrote:
>> I'd like an example of how to catch this exception.
>   FWIW, WebKit trunk doesn't raise this exception yet, opting for a
> temporary XMLHttpRequestException code. My feeling is that  
> interoperability in this area will take a while to achieve.

I think there's general agreement that it should take ExceptionCode 18 on  
DOMException. You should be able to catch it as follows, fwiw:

   try {
   } catch(e) {
     switch(e.code) {
       case e.SECURITY_ERR:

if I haven't mixed up the syntax of the switch case construct in some way.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 20 August 2007 15:17:09 GMT

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