>> From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li...@webstandardsgroup.org] On
>> Behalf Of Johan Douma
>> Sent: 08 January 2009 11:22
>> To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org
>> Subject: Re: [WSG] Chrome and Safari render the same...or do they?
>> Just though I'd let you know about this, I actually think this is a pretty
>> serious problem, because it breaks a lot of scripts and doesn't conform with
>> the other browsers even though it conforms to the javascript spec.
>> V8 (chrome's js engine) can take the values in an array in a random order.
>> If we have my_array = new Array("val1","val2","val3","val4", etc... );
>> And we loop thru that array with for-in the values might come out as val4,
>> val1, val3
>> The js spec actually says that it can loop thru an array in any order, but
>> it actualy should be fixed to conform with other browsers.
>> (https://mail.google.com/mail/?zx=zux2r51mnf08&shva=1#label/assoc/11eb4c430f775f2c)

And this, my friends, is why web developers like me always insist that
specs should be more specific instead of being so flexible.

Christian Montoya

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