Should / Can an EventHandler throw a stack overflow exception?

Yutaka Hirano yhirano at google.com
Wed Jul 2 01:30:44 PDT 2014


Thank you very much for the information.



On Tue, Jul 1, 2014 at 9:27 AM, Mark S. Miller <erights at google.com> wrote:

> I would like to see us take a principled stance on resource exhaustion
> errors in ES7. This includes both stack and heap, and both space and time.
> For example, the browser behavior on terminating a turn that takes too long
> and proceeding silently to the next turn leaves arbitrary invariants
> broken. Other resource exhaustion conditions cause the same problems.
>
> See <https://code.google.com/p/google-caja/issues/detail?id=460>
>
>
>
> On Mon, Jun 30, 2014 at 1:59 PM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk at annevk.nl>
> wrote:
>
>> On Mon, Jun 30, 2014 at 6:01 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky at mit.edu> wrote:
>> > On 6/30/14, 4:40 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> >> Are stack overflow exceptions even a thing per standards?
>> >
>> > No.
>> >
>> > However, they come up pretty regularly in practice.  In fact, some sites
>> > depend on them for proper functioning.  :(
>>
>> Paging Allen. If defining this needs to start anywhere, it would
>> probably be ECMAScript.
>>
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>     --MarkM
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