Es-discuss - several decimal discussions

Brendan Eich brendan at mozilla.org
Mon Aug 25 13:20:39 PDT 2008


On Aug 25, 2008, at 6:45 AM, Mark S. Miller wrote:

>> maybe even in ES3.1 (I should get my act together and help spec 'em).

(I will help on identical/hashcode, btw -- think we're agreeing  
vehemently ;-).)

>> Just
>> not particularly on account of Decimal, even with equated cohort  
>> members. I
>> still agree with Sam. And as always,"hard cases make bad law".
>
> What is it you and Sam are agreeing about? I lost track.

That if we make cohort members == and ===, telling anyone who still  
wants to distinguish 1.0m from 1.00m to use compareTotal is "good  
enough".

/be


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