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Re: ISSUE-37: [Progress] Use unsigned long long for .loaded and .total

From: Sam Weinig <weinig@apple.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2008 17:01:48 -0700
Cc: Web Applications Working Group WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-Id: <2D948F13-C531-4EE8-9438-18B4E95D5AA0@apple.com>
To: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>

This seems somewhat problematic for JavaScript bindings, which use  
doubles to represent numbers.  I don't believe it is possible to  
represent an unsigned long long (making the assumption that means it  
is a 64 bit integer) in a double.

-Sam

On Jul 10, 2008, at 4:36 PM, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:

>
> On Wed, 09 Jul 2008 11:25:34 +0200, Web Applications Working Group  
> Issue Tracker <sysbot+tracker@w3.org> wrote:
>
>> ISSUE-37: [Progress] Use unsigned long long for .loaded and .total
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/2008/webapps/track/issues/
>>
>> Raised by: Olli Pettay
>> On product:
>>
>> Since Progress Events is used also for <video>,  unsigned long long  
>> would be better than unsigned long.
>>
>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webapps/2008AprJun/0225.html
>
> Makes sense to me (at first glance). Any dissent?
>
> cheers
>
> Chaals
>
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