brendan at mozilla.org
Fri Oct 12 00:14:23 PDT 2007
On Oct 11, 2007, at 10:36 PM, Garrett Smith wrote:
> So that that's out of scope for ES4; it's OK for host objects to have
> custom behavior.
I'm afraid so, but we could say that host objects that are callable
SHOULD be functions if they appear to be functions otherwise; we
could say that all callable host objects MUST be compatible with the
Callable structural type.
> quirksmode -- document.all works
> strict mode -- no document.all
> It is detectable.
Sorry, you are right -- I didn't grok the document.compatMode
reference, but yeah: based on DOCTYPE we either will resolve
undetected document.all, or not.
>>> Mozilla really made document.all look like IE's weird
>> Like, yeah -- that was the point!
> Was heavily debated and implemented. Water under the bridge, right?
Way under. See
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