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Re: [WebIDL] Handling undefined in Overload Resolution Algorithm

From: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Date: Tue, 9 Aug 2011 22:39:05 +1200
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, public-script-coord@w3.org
Message-ID: <20110809103905.GB7209@wok.mcc.id.au>
Bjoern Hoehrmann:
> 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.

I would rather use a syntactic mechanism like an extended attribute than
prose to control this.

Cameron McCormack ≝ http://mcc.id.au/
Received on Tuesday, 9 August 2011 10:39:44 UTC

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