error Redirect 7

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The error handler is executed when an error caused a request to fail.

General info

Specification
IndexedDB
Interface
Event
Bubbles
Yes
Cancelable
No
Target
IDBRequest
Default Action
None

Properties

Property Type Description
target Read only EventTarget The request concerned by this event
type Read only DOMString The type of event.
bubbles Read only boolean Does the event normally bubble?
cancelable Read only boolean Is it possible to cancel the event?

Example

var request = indexedDB.open("addressbook", 3);

// using the onsuccess handler to access a database, once open
request.onerror = function( event ) {
  var errorName = event.target.error.name;

}

// which is equivalent to
request.addEventListener("error", function( event ) {
  var errorName = event.target.error.name;

});

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