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Re: [cssom] CSSStyleDeclaration

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2012 11:27:30 -0500
Message-ID: <4F4668F2.80308@mit.edu>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 2/23/12 11:19 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 23, 2012 at 6:22 AM, Simon Pieters<simonp@opera.com>  wrote:
>> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/cssom/raw-file/tip/Overview.html/#cssstyledeclaration
>>
>> CSSStyleDeclaration should have a getter that "supports indexed properties".
>
> Yes, the current spec is woefully outdated.  In the upcoming update,
> it should switch to using the getter syntax so it's not necessary to
> try and list every CSS property.

Note that this brings a behavior difference: the properties end up as 
own properties, not properties on the prototype.

In particular, it makes polyfilling of various sorts more difficult.

That might be OK, but we should keep that in mind if we make the change.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 23 February 2012 16:28:04 GMT

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