Function declarations in statements
brendan at mozilla.org
Fri Mar 16 19:27:52 PDT 2007
On Mar 16, 2007, at 7:07 PM, Yuh-Ruey Chen wrote:
> Unfortunately, I don't think we can force function declarations to be
> "initialized run-time" since it's a backwards incompatible change.
Only with certain implementations of function statements -- namely
IE's and Opera's (which intentionally cloned IE).
Since this is an ES3 extension, allowed by chapter 16, we could
codify the majority-share practice, except that it sucks. We have so
far avoided specifying function statements, preferring to leave them
to implementations to experiment with, on into the ES4 future.
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