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RE: [indexeddb] Default direction of Cursors

From: Israel Hilerio <israelh@microsoft.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2011 16:47:18 +0000
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
CC: "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <F695AF7AA77CC745A271AD0F61BBC61E3D143C3E@TK5EX14MBXC115.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
On Mon, May 23, 2011 at 4:30 PM, Jonas Sicking wrote:
> On Mon, May 23, 2011 at 12:54 PM, Israel Hilerio <israelh@microsoft.com>
> wrote:
> > I noticed that we don't define the default direction of a cursor when
> accessing records.  Both, Firefox and Chrome go from smallest to
> largest.  This seems reasonable to us.  Can we record this behavior on the
> spec?
> Wow, good catch, that's a pretty glaring hole indeed. Yes, all cursors should
> default to NEXT as direction IMHO.
> / Jonas

How about adding the following to section "3.1.10 Cursor" to define the default behavior:

"The default direction of a cursor is to move in a monolithically 
increasing order of the record keys.  The default range of a cursor is 
unbounded (that is, it has no upper and lower bounds defined). It is 
also closed, which implies it includes the endpoints."

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