[whatwg] window.onerror

Olav Junker Kjær olav at olav.dk
Sun Aug 22 13:27:13 PDT 2004

Ian Hickson wrote:
>>It would be nice to formalize window.onerror as part of WAML. It is widely
>>supported (at least both IE and Mozilla has it) but not part of any standard
>>as far as I know. I think it is important for the robustness of web apps.
> Is there any documentation that defines exactly what it is?

It's an event handler that is called when an error happens in script - 
kind of like a global catch-block.

This is the documentation for IE:
And this is for Mozilla:

Olav Junker Kjær

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