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Re: [whatwg] Questions regarding Path object

From: Jürg Lehni <lists@scratchdisk.com>
Date: Mon, 4 Nov 2013 10:51:21 +0100
Message-Id: <19164A26-2F9A-49E1-BF64-967DF7E2E79C@scratchdisk.com>
To: Michael Norton <norto@me.com>
Cc: Juriy Zaytsev <kangax@gmail.com>, Rik Cabanier <cabanier@gmail.com>, "whatwg@lists.whatwg.org" <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>, Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com>, Dean Jackson <dino@apple.com>, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Hi Norto,

On Nov 2, 2013, at 02:19 , Michael Norton <norto@me.com> wrote:

> Hi Jürg,
> On Oct 29, 2013, at 1:46 PM, Jürg Lehni <lists@scratchdisk.com> wrote:
>> More recently, things appear to have been named a bit more specifically, often with prefixes, e.g. HTMLCanvasElement, DOMParser, XMLHttpRequest (which is wrongly named, since it's used for much more than XML),   
> I am not sure what else you mean by this.  Could you please elaborate, perhaps with an example?

What part is not clear? These were a couple of examples for constructors with specific names, rather than a general 'Path'. The parenthesis was referring to the fact that XMLHttpRequest is mostly used for JSON these days, or other data besides XML.

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