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[Bug 20361] Grammar is wrong for serializers

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Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:55:57 +0000
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https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=20361

Travis Leithead [MSFT] <travil@microsoft.com> changed:

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--- Comment #5 from Travis Leithead [MSFT] <travil@microsoft.com> ---
(In reply to Boris Zbarsky from comment #4)
> I still claim the entire serializer setup is overengineered.  Does anyone
> really want anything other than { attribute } for interfaces with no
> ancestors that have serializers or { inherit, attribute } for ones that have
> such ancestors?

In IE, we've only wanted (and implemented) this for the NavigationTiming [1]
and related interfaces, in order to make it easy to package and serialize the
attributes. +1 for potentially simplifying the grammar to remove use-cases
until/unless we find a good reason for them.

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/navigation-timing/#sec-navigation-timing-interface

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