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Re: Web IDL syntax

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 8 Aug 2009 01:40:32 +0000 (UTC)
To: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Cc: Shiki Okasaka <shiki@google.com>, public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0908080138070.28566@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Sat, 8 Aug 2009, Cameron McCormack wrote:
> Cameron McCormack:
> > > I’ll think about it. :-)  HTMLAppletElement can always have
> > > 
> > >   readonly attribute DOMString _object;
> > > 
> > > to avoid conflicting with the reserved word.
> 
> Ian Hickson:
> > It's many years too late for that.
> 
> The underscore is just an escaping mechanism.  The identifier is still 
> just "object" in this case.

Oh. Fancy. Ok, done.

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