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Re: PositionError Requests

From: Doug Turner <doug.turner@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2008 08:34:55 -0700
Cc: "Greg Bolsinga" <bolsinga@apple.com>, olli@pettay.fi, public-geolocation@w3.org
Message-Id: <E2EF62CA-3CDF-4298-9A97-E6DCCD04703A@gmail.com>
To: Andrei Popescu <andreip@google.com>

I recommend making UNKNOWN being 1 because we have no idea how long  
this list will get.


On Oct 29, 2008, at 6:33 AM, Andrei Popescu wrote:

>
> Hi Greg!
>
> On Tue, Oct 28, 2008 at 6:18 PM, Greg Bolsinga <bolsinga@apple.com>  
> wrote:
>>
>> Hello --
>>
>> I'd like to request an error code 5, UNKNOWN. There are certain  
>> errors that
>> may occur that are not covered by any of the error codes listed.  
>> Generally
>> these can be when the native implementation can't determine the  
>> correct
>> things about the JS code given. You can search for UNKNOWN_ERROR in  
>> the last
>> patch to https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=21475 for some  
>> examples.
>>
>
> Sounds fine to me.
>
>> I'd also like to request that the errors have names, such as  
>> suggested by
>> Olli Pettay on October 15 on this email list.
>>
>
> Ok, how about this:
>
> interface PositionError {
>    const unsigned short PERMISSION_ERROR = 1;
>    const unsigned short PROVIDER_ERROR = 2;
>    const unsigned short NOT_FOUND = 3;
>    const unsigned short TIMEOUT = 4;
>    const unsigned short UNKNOWN = 5;
>    readonly int code;
>    readonly DOMString message;
>  };
>
>
> All the best,
> Andrei
>
Received on Wednesday, 29 October 2008 15:35:43 UTC

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