Should host objects be able to have [[Class]] "Function", "Array" etc.?

Mike Shaver mike.shaver at
Mon Nov 17 19:34:16 PST 2008

On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 10:32 PM, Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen at> wrote:
> Internet Explorer 4 had css filters that predates the SVG filter
> (AFAIK). SVG filter creates a compatibility problem. Maciej says that
> they worked around this by having style.filter return undefined, but
> have that undefined be a special value that is == to "". I think it
> would be a good idea to raise the issue with the SVG WG. If the SVG WG
> wants to act in good faith, they should consider creating an
> alternative property name for browsers, style.svgFilter, for example.

As Maciej said earlier in this thread, "this has been raised many
times with the SVG Working Group and they did not agree".  You're free
to do so again, but that process has nothing to do with ECMA, or
really this list.


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