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[whatwg] Signed Numeric Type NOT_SUPPORTED_ERR

From: Simon Pieters <zcorpan@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2007 16:12:38 +0200
Message-ID: <op.tui8fcyk7a8kvn@hp-a0a83fcd39d2>
In <http://forums.whatwg.org/viewtopic.php?t=69>, Daren says:

> Upon reading the current work document, I encountered the following: 
>    Unless other specified, if a DOM attribute that is a signed numeric
>    type is assigned a negative value, a NOT_SUPPORTED_ERR exception must
>    be raised.Is this correct? To my mind, a "signed type" should be  
> allowed to take a
> negative value. If not, why have signed types? Does the document mean to
> say that an *unsigned* type is assigned a negative value the exception
> must be raised?

Simon Pieters
Received on Tuesday, 26 June 2007 07:12:38 UTC

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