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Re: [FileAPI] Why is FileList a sequence?

From: Arun Ranganathan <arun@mozilla.com>
Date: Wed, 09 Mar 2011 11:52:31 -0500
Message-ID: <4D77B04F.3090103@mozilla.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
CC: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On 3/9/11 7:12 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Tue, 08 Mar 2011 19:47:47 +0100, Arun Ranganathan 
> <arun@mozilla.com> wrote:
>> Do you disagree that FileList should be a sequence parametrized type?
>
> I think the construct of a parametrized type makes a lot of sense. But 
> it should work like the types we have to date, so that NodeList, 
> StyleSheetList, CSSRuleList, etc. can actually be defined (and 
> implemented) as one. Introducing a completely new type with different 
> behavior is not worth it.

Point well taken -- I thought that parametrized types would replace 
earlier constructs.

I'll make the change back.

-- A*
Received on Wednesday, 9 March 2011 16:53:36 GMT

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