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Re: Week 14/15: Staged WHATWG patches for HTML5.1

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2013 03:19:19 -0400
Message-ID: <516F9E77.7090801@mit.edu>
To: public-html@w3.org
On 4/18/13 1:24 AM, Glenn Adams wrote:
> Historically speaking, there has been a trend away from using enumerated
> types, e.g., DOMError, to using DOMString.

There has been a trend away from using integer-valued enumerations and 
towards string-valued enumerations, which look just like strings to JS 
code.  WebIDL enums are string-valued.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 18 April 2013 07:19:48 UTC

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