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Re: Table tests for insertRow() (Re: Minutes from telcon 20020920)

From: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: 26 Sep 2002 17:51:26 -0400
To: David Faure <david@mandrakesoft.com>
Cc: www-dom-ts@w3.org
Message-Id: <1033077087.10628.458.camel@jfouffa>

On Thu, 2002-09-26 at 05:46, David Faure wrote:
> 
> > 26. file:///C:/cygwin/home/Administrator/2001/DOM-Test-
> > Suite/build/level2/html/ecmascript/tests/HTMLTableElement34.html:HTMLTableElement34
> > failed
> >
> > Comment: The insertRow() method throws a INDEX_SIZE_ERR DOMException if
> > the specified index is greater than the number of rows.
> >
> > "HTMLTableElement34"
> > Call to assertTrue(boolean) with false
> >
> > Johnny: let's match the spec to match IE and we will change Mozilla.
> 
> The DOM specifies that this exception should be thrown, doesn't it?
> Why change the test, when it's in fact IE that isn't compliant?
> Or is this about changing the actual DOM spec? The sentence isn't very
> clear.
> 
> [I just implemented this exception throwing in Konqueror BTW].

The intent is to change the specification to match IE behavior on this
case.

Philippe
Received on Thursday, 26 September 2002 17:51:31 GMT

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