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Re: [selectors-api] Minor comments on the spec text

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2007 02:06:26 +1000
Message-ID: <46813982.4010801@lachy.id.au>
To: liorean <liorean@gmail.com>
CC: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>

Lachlan Hunt wrote:
> liorean wrote:
>> On 25/06/07, Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au> wrote:
>>> Philip Taylor wrote:
>>>> Is it necessary to say that exceptions thrown inside 
>>>> lookupNamespaceURI must propagate outwards to the selectElement 
>>>> caller? Maybe that's obvious or is defined elsewhere.
>> I think it wouldn't hurt to specify that an exception should be 
>> propagated (or rethrown?) out to the caller.
> Surely, if it were necessary to state that, it should be in DOM Level 3 
> Core where DOMException is defined, instead of in each individual spec 
> that uses exceptions.

It seems I initially misunderstood which exceptions this issue was 
referring to.  If I add something like this, would that resolve this issue?

| If an exception is raised by the NSResolver while resolving
| namespaces, processing must be aborted and the exception
| passed back to the caller.

Lachlan Hunt
Received on Tuesday, 26 June 2007 16:06:45 UTC

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