ISSUE-445: Consider changing the exceptions

Consider changing the exceptions

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Richard Ishida
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This issue tracks the bug listed above and was created as part of the WG CR process.



throws a TypeError.

In general RangeErrors are better used when only an enumeration should be
allowed and you want to throw when outside that range. See e.g.
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  1. I18N-ISSUE-445 (BUG27248): "throws a TypeError. " [encoding] (from on 2015-03-30)

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Bug marked RESOLVED and FIXED.

Richard Ishida, 30 Mar 2015, 14:14:40

These issues are now tracked at

Richard Ishida, 16 Sep 2015, 11:52:31

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