[whatwg] question about Web Storage setItem()'s behavior
bzbarsky at MIT.EDU
Wed Aug 12 10:22:09 PDT 2009
Jeremy Orlow wrote:
> > and, when passed value is undefined (e.g. `setItem("key")`), which
> > behavior will be correct?
> I believe this is the correct section of the spec to be looking
> at: http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/WebIDL/#es-DOMString
> If so, I think it's pretty clear that Safari's implementation is correct
> on this issue.
Given the actual example code (and not its description, which doesn't
match the code), the relevant section is
http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/WebIDL/#es-operations steps 1 through 3 in
the third bullet point.
It looks to me like per the current spec text that will throw a
TypeError for the above call, unless the second argument to setItem is
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