Re: [WebStorage] Property enumeration and checking presence

"Nikunj R. Mehta" <>, 2009-06-30 14:54 -0700:

>  On Jun 30, 2009, at 10:28 AM, Michael(tm) Smith wrote:
> > "Nikunj R. Mehta" <>, 2009-06-30 09:12 -0700:
> >> I was inquiring about the term "property enumeration"
> >
> > I think in this case it means iterating over the Storage object to
> > get a list of all its properties.
> >
> >> Similarly, I also wanted to know the
> >> meaning of "checking the presence of a property".
> >
> > I think in Javascript terms at least, it means using the "in"
> > operator to check if the Storage object has a particular property.
>  Is the spec complete in regards to this and does it need to clarify what is 
>  meant by these two conditions?

If it is unclear to you, I'd say it's likely to be unclear to some
others. So I think it might be worth taking time to suggest that
the editor consider how to clarify it -- which you can do either
be posting a message to this list, or by raising it as an issue in
the W3C bugzilla for the group:

>  I would imagine that these are special ECMAScript cases, am I
>  right?

Yeah, it does seem to me at least that as currently worded at
least, they're specific to ECMA/Javascript.


Michael(tm) Smith

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