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Re: [Bug 17508] Let enum lists end with a comma

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Fri, 7 Dec 2012 11:43:48 +0100
Message-ID: <CADnb78gW2pf=ASGWg6h6+7jmKJZVmfyx27xEnwDB9xC=Jcn2Ww@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Sheets <kosmo.zb@gmail.com>
Cc: bugzilla@jessica.w3.org, public-script-coord@w3.org
On Fri, Dec 7, 2012 at 5:41 AM, David Sheets <kosmo.zb@gmail.com> wrote:
> How does this opinion resolve the bug as invalid? Either web-apps or
> WebIDL is in error.

The bug was filed against WebIDL. WebIDL does not consider its
definition of enum to be a bug, so web-apps needs to be fixed.

> Is it really worth it to fail to parse WebIDL because of a (useful for
> autogenerated lists) trailing comma?

That seems like a slippery slope. And you could use join instead.

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