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Re: [Bug 12111] spec for Storage object getItem(key) method does not match implementation behavior

From: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 02 Jun 2011 14:41:33 -0400
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>, Aryeh Gregor <Simetrical+w3c@gmail.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1307040093.2282.1521.camel@chacal>
On Thu, 2011-06-02 at 18:38 +0000, Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Thu, 2 Jun 2011, Arthur Barstow wrote:
> >
> > Hixie, All - PLH proposed a fix for this bug in comment #5 (use 
> > DOMString instead of any in {get,set}Item).
> > 
> > AFAIU, PLH's proposal matches what has been widely implemented. As such, 
> > it seems like the spec should be updated accordingly.
> 
> This isn't a bug, it's a new feature that just hasn't been implemented 
> yet.

I don't believe that this new feature will get implemented. It's going
to break too many pages on the Web,

Philippe
Received on Thursday, 2 June 2011 18:41:44 GMT

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