ES3.1 Draft: Array generics

Erik Arvidsson erik.arvidsson at
Tue May 20 08:02:52 PDT 2008

On Tue, May 20, 2008 at 07:35, Douglas Crockford <douglas at> wrote:
> I disagree. Gmail can continue patching Array.prototype as it does now, so
> nothing breaks. But going forward, new applications should be using bind instead
> of a thisoObject.

Yes, Google can and will change it's usage if IE does it this way.  It
is a price I am willing to pay but this makes proposed ES3.1
incompatible with ES3+Reality.  Something that will break the web.


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