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[Bug 23532] Dealing with undefined

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Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2013 21:38:11 +0000
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--- Comment #34 from Rick Waldron <waldron.rick@gmail.com> ---
(In reply to Glenn Maynard from comment #33)
> Verifying the number of parameters is not "excess validation".  Verifying
> the number of parameters is a useful and well-understood part of modern
> dynamic languages.  See Python for a good example.

If a specific number of arguments is necessary for the given function to
maintain its invariants, then the function should be defined with named formal

> We can't get this everywhere in JavaScript due to heavy legacy constraints,
> but that doesn't mean we shouldn't have it at all.

There are no constraints described in your response.

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