Web IDL Garden Hose (was: ECMA TC 39 / W3C HTML and WebApps WG coordination)
cam at mcc.id.au
Sat Sep 26 18:56:44 PDT 2009
> > - Note: I think catchall deleters are used only by Web Storage and
> >not by other new or legacy interfaces.
> Seems like a strong reason to change to the proposed API to eliminate the need for
> a new ES language extension.
When writing Web IDL originally, it didn’t seem at all to me that host
objects were a disapproved of mechanism to get functionality that can’t
be implemented with native objects. So having a [[Delete]] on a host
object be different from the Object [[Delete]] or the Array one seemed
fine to me.
Cameron McCormack ≝ http://mcc.id.au/
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