[whatwg] native ordered dictionary data type in web storage draft

Patrick Mueller pmuellr at muellerware.org
Tue Apr 14 16:00:00 PDT 2009

Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> On Apr 14, 2009, at 1:03 PM, Patrick Mueller wrote:
>> This seems slightly different because it's making a dependency on 
>> (unspec'd) JavaScript behavior.  Though I'd guess there are other 
>> examples.
> FWIW I believe the next version of the ECMAScript spec will specify the 
> order of for..in enumeration.

And that's another way to resolve the issue!  :-)

Checking some EcmaScript spec pages, like this one:


it appears that current versions of the spec have basically removed the 
description that the properties are unordered, without specifying that 
they're ordered, or how their ordered.  But a step in the 'right' 
direction, I suppose.

Patrick Mueller

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