Immediate closing of iterators
brendan at mozilla.org
Fri Dec 15 13:31:38 PST 2006
On Dec 15, 2006, at 11:34 AM, Jeff Thompson wrote:
> Brendan Eich wrote:
>> What's wanted is that close run promptly *only* in the case of a
>> for-in loop where no reference to the iterator-generator escapes
>> to the heap.
>> This is a reasonable thing to want, and it's what https://
>> bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=349326 requests.
> Yes, as you say, I'm only talking about the case of the for-in loop.
> Thanks for looking into this.
TG1 members here today agreed to specify normative prompt close if
the for-in's generator-iterator can't escape -- yay!
I'll comment in the Mozilla bug.
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