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Re: [WebIDL] Exceptions

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Wed, 6 Jul 2011 11:32:39 -0700
Message-ID: <CA+c2ei_FUq=Vt=K4S60c8xf=nXF44=HA8APqpUehB_1RVHw3Sg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Wed, Jul 6, 2011 at 4:06 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com> wrote:
> So with Web IDL going to Last Call does this mean that the exception model
> outlined in http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=10623#c8 is the
> way forward? I.e. we introduce new exception interfaces in DOM Core for all
> the different exception types and update all other specifications that use
> DOM Core to dispatch those exceptions instead (and they are somewhat
> backwards compatible because they inherit from DOMException and therefore
> still have the code member).
>
> I guess there is no particular rush on this; I am mainly wondering whether
> other editors are aware of this change and agree with it.

I absolutely think this is the way forward. I hope to get IndexedDB
updated before it goes to last call.

/ Jonas
Received on Wednesday, 6 July 2011 18:33:36 GMT

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