[whatwg] CanvasRenderingContext2D with addPath, currentPath

Bjoern Hoehrmann derhoermi at gmx.net
Sun Nov 3 03:29:20 PST 2013

* Robert O'Callahan wrote:
>On Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 3:03 PM, Rik Cabanier <cabanier at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Sat, Nov 2, 2013 at 1:01 AM, Robert O'Callahan <robert at ocallahan.org>wrote:
>>> Does this mean that ctx.currentPath != ctx.currentPath?
>> Yes
>>>  That's bad!
>> Why would it be bad (apart from being different)?
>It means that currentPath isn't behaving anything like a data member.
>I'm not super familiar with why this became such an important design
>principle, but I know that it is one. For example, this is exactly the
>reason why the WebIDL spec prohibits attributes from returning dictionaries.

gives one reason.
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