A way of explicitly reporting exceptions

Tab Atkins Jr. jackalmage at gmail.com
Mon Jun 23 13:56:07 PDT 2014

On Mon, Jun 23, 2014 at 1:47 PM, Andrea Giammarchi
<andrea.giammarchi at gmail.com> wrote:
> I am saying that if your requestAnimationFrame throws mine should keep
> working without problems as if your click handler fails mine should still
> work properly even if added after yours.

Yes, that's the desired behavior and how everything in DOM works
today, but which is difficult to reproduce in pure ES. Boris is
suggesting we should have a way to reproduce this behavior easily in

> If the problem is being able to reproduce this in JS then there should be no
> ticket fired in HTML land and W3C since their behavior is actually expected
> and IMO correct since ever.

Note that this thread is in es-discuss, not a DOM mailling list, and
Boris explicitly asked in the OP about whether this sort of thing
should be addressed in ES.


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