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Re: [WebIDL] double

From: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Date: Mon, 15 Jun 2009 03:08:03 +1000
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Marcin Hanclik <Marcin.Hanclik@access-company.com>, Andrei Popescu <andreip@google.com>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org, public-geolocation@w3.org
Message-ID: <20090614170803.GC3369@arc.mcc.id.au>
Anne van Kesteren:
> For longitudes at least Geolocation needs high precision floating
> point values. We can either introduce the double type in Web IDL or
> just make float map always map to the 64 bit variant (as it already
> does for ECMAScript as I understand things). I don't feel strongly
> either way.

I’ve added a distinct double type, as exists in OMG IDL:

  http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/WebIDL/#idl-double
  http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/WebIDL/#es-double
  http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/WebIDL/#java-double

Thanks,

Cameron

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