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[whatwg] Signed Numeric Type NOT_SUPPORTED_ERR

From: Michael A. Puls II <shadow2531@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2007 19:44:29 -0400
Message-ID: <6b9c91b20706261644j68bff456pf99e3ee9ac2d499e@mail.gmail.com>
On 6/26/07, Simon Pieters <zcorpan at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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?

Yeh, I was wondering about that also.
<http://lists.whatwg.org/pipermail/whatwg-whatwg.org/2007-June/011714.html>

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Michael
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