[whatwg] default values stepDown() and stepUp() methods

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Sun Oct 11 18:09:58 PDT 2009

On Mon, 5 Oct 2009, Scott González wrote:
> The stepDown() and stepUp() methods both take a single parameter to 
> define how many steps should be taken. There is currently no default 
> value for this parameter which means calling element.stepUp() takes zero 
> steps, which essentially means that it performs no action at all. I 
> think the parameter should default to 1 as that will probably be a very 
> common use. Everyone I have talked to agrees that defaulting to zero 
> steps is not the behavior they expect.

I've made the argument to these methods optional, defaulting to 1.

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