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980818 BUGS still hanging around...

From: ANOQ of the Sun <anoq@vip.cybercity.dk>
Date: Thu, 20 Aug 1998 03:34:48 +0200
Message-ID: <35DB7D38.7C74AE67@vip.cybercity.dk>
To: DOM List <www-dom@w3.org>

There are still a few bugs in the 980818 spec. that you forgot to fix:

1) wstring: Do NOT use this name! It is already a reserved IDL word.
DOM-spec even says so:

>Note: As of August 1998, the OMG IDL specification included a wstring type.
>However, that definition did not meet the interoperability criteria of the
>DOM API since it relied on encoding negotiation to decide the width of a

2) Attribute: Do NOT use this name as an interface! It is also a
reserved IDL-word.

3) Why do you still have NodeType as const unsigned short instead of an
   enum? You have ExceptionCode as enum...

ANOQ of the Sun / Johnny Andersen

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