ES4 draft last call: line continuation in string and regex literals
waldemar at google.com
Mon Mar 10 17:58:40 PDT 2008
> The character sequence BACKSLASH <lineterminator> (where <lineterminator> will be one of the characters LF, LS, or PS) is removed from string literals delimited by either single or triple SINGLEQUOTE or DOUBLEQUOTE characters. (Triple-quoting is defined in .)
This states that:
evaluates to the string "abc<tab>de".
Is this really what we want? I'd find such nested escape sequences really strange.
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