Draft of Function.prototype.bind.

Brendan Eich brendan at mozilla.com
Tue Nov 4 23:57:42 PST 2008


On Nov 4, 2008, at 10:52 AM, David-Sarah Hopwood wrote:

> Brendan Eich wrote:
>> We'll make regexps non-callable in a future release whose numbering
>> allows us to break compatibility for all the users who may be  
>> relying on
>> this JS extension.
>
> What's wrong with that release being the one that first supports ES3.1
> (so that in ES3.1, native objects are callable iff they are  
> functions)?

Maybe. Let's finish ES3.1 first.


> There will be other minor incompatibilities that are required by  
> ES3.1,
> so it seems as though that release will have to be one "whose  
> numbering
> allows [you] to break compatibility".

Where are the ES3.1 incompatibilities vs. ES3 summarized?

/be


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