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Re: What exception to raise?

From: Chris Moschini <cmoschini@myrealbox.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2003 09:43:42 -0400
To: plh@w3.org
Cc: www-dom@w3.org
Message-ID: <1064411022.beb5b0e0cmoschini@myrealbox.com>

Philippe Le Hegaret wrote:

> The program is in fault since it's trying to do an
> invalid operation. If more than one valid case applies,
> the program needs to be fixed imho.


Oh, agreed - but we don't live in a perfect world. An order of precedence - perhaps ordered by severity - would be helpful to help browsers fail consistently. I've used several imperfect browsers in my day... .


-Chris "SoopahMan" Moschini
http://hiveminds.info/
http://soopahman.com/
Received on Wednesday, 24 September 2003 09:46:28 GMT

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