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(unknown charset) Re: Error handling

From: (unknown charset) Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 6 Sep 2011 21:19:54 +0000 (UTC)
To: (unknown charset) Justin Uberti <juberti@google.com>
cc: (unknown charset) Tommy Widenflycht (ᛏᚮᛘᛘᚤ) <tommyw@google.com>, public-webrtc@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1109062119230.9867@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Tue, 6 Sep 2011, Justin Uberti wrote:
> > > >
> > > > - an internal failure occurs while processing an arbitrary API 
> > > > call
> >
> > Internal failures are bugs, we can't very well specify what should 
> > happen in the case of bugs. :-)
> 
> Is failing silently really the best thing to do, as opposed to throwing 
> some generic exception?

If we're going to require something here, we would just require that there 
not be an internal failure.

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