EvalError.prototype

Summary

The EvalError.prototype property represents the prototype of the EvalError constructor.

Property attributes of EvalError.prototype
Writable No
Enumerable No
Configurable No

Description

All EvalError instances inherit from EvalError.prototype. You can use the prototype to add properties or methods to all instances.

Properties

EvalError.prototype.constructor
Specifies the function that created an instance's prototype.
EvalError.prototype.message
Error name. Although ECMA-262 specifies that EvalError should provide its own message property, in SpiderMonkey, it inherits Error.prototype.message.
EvalError.prototype.name
Error name. Inherited from Error.
EvalError.prototype.fileName
Path to file that raised this error. Inherited from Error.
EvalError.prototype.lineNumber
Line number in file that raised this error. Inherited from Error.
EvalError.prototype.columnNumber
Column number in line that raised this error. Inherited from Error.
EvalError.prototype.stack
Stack trace. Inherited from Error.

Methods

Although the EvalError prototype object does not contain any methods of its own, EvalError instances do inherit some methods through the prototype chain.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
ECMAScript 3rd Edition. Standard Initial definition.
ECMAScript Language Specification 5.1th Edition (ECMA-262) Standard Defined as NativeError.prototype.
ECMAScript Language Specification 6th Edition (ECMA-262) Draft Defined as NativeError.prototype.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support (Yes) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes)
Feature Android Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support (Yes) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes)

See also

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Contributors to this page: ethertank, Sevenspade, fscholz, Sheppy
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