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Re: Allow partial enums in return values?

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Date: Mon, 09 Feb 2015 13:35:47 -0500
Message-ID: <54D8FE03.8020600@mit.edu>
To: public-script-coord@w3.org
On 2/7/15 6:50 AM, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
> It seems clear to me that you can keep using an `enum` and if need be
> use prose to say "This specifications adds these values to that enum".

You actually can't right now without violating other specifications is 
the point.

> It seems you are only looking
> for WebIDL syntax to express adding values to an enum.

Right.

> That does not look like a problem to me.

It's a problem for argument enums.  It's not a problem, imo, for return 
values...

-Boris
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