Re: [IndexedDB] .value of no-duplicate cursors

On Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 12:16 AM, Jonas Sicking <> wrote:

> On Thu, Nov 11, 2010 at 11:48 AM, Jeremy Orlow <>
> wrote:
> > When I think of this, I think of it returning the first item for a
> > particular value.  I can't think of any use cases where it'd matter
> either
> > way though.  Can you?
> Define "first" :)
> I also can't think of use cases where it matters which is returned,
> but I still think it's confusing that it'd change depending on which
> order things are iterated.
> Consider a page with displays a table of results and which has the
> ability to sort results by a particular column by clicking the header
> in that column. It would seem strange if the contents of that table
> change if you switched a column between ascending and descending
> sorting.

I can't think of a case where an app would be doing something like this
though.  Anyway, after thinking about it, I think what you guys are
advocating is slightly better.  I guess lets stick with that.


Received on Friday, 12 November 2010 05:16:52 UTC