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Re: RTCError, DOMError, and... what happened?

From: Cullen Jennings <fluffy@iii.ca>
Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2013 17:26:58 -0700
Cc: public-webrtc@w3.org
Message-Id: <445692D6-E8B3-4945-853B-C6CF9FF9427E@iii.ca>
To: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>

On Oct 16, 2013, at 7:56 AM, Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no> wrote:

> <soapbox>
> To my mind, the basic distinction is "if two errors happens, should the program do different things?" - if the answer is "yes" for some reasonable number of cases, there should be an error code difference; if the answer is "no", the diagnostic message is what's important (and that chiefly matters to debuggers).
> 
> Message fields generated by programmers are intrinsically incomprehensible to ordinary human beings.
> </soapbox>

My recollections was that there was pretty broad support in the room for the above point of view in the Leon meeting. 
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