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Re: [WebIDL] Handling undefined in Overload Resolution Algorithm

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 09 Aug 2011 01:46:28 +0200
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Cc: public-script-coord@w3.org
Message-ID: <m6t047t395or181uieemm13l9e6bn25g0n@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Jonas Sicking wrote:
>But if document.write and window.alert are the only examples of this,
>I don't think we need to adjust all of WebIDL to it. It's easy enough
>to describe this exception in prose.

If the formal language implies one thing, and then the prose says some-
thing contradictory or unexpected, well I can't think of a case where I
saw that and where that did not lead to problems, but I can think of a
good number of cases where this lead to problems.
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