Lambda vs. function

Waldemar Horwat waldemar at google.com
Thu Oct 16 18:37:50 PDT 2008


Brendan Eich wrote:
> On Oct 16, 2008, at 1:55 PM, Waldemar Horwat wrote:
> 
>> var:  Not an issue if you're not using var inside the lambda.  Code 
>> generation that wants to use lambda would use var why?
>>
>> arguments:  Again, not an issue if you're not using the arguments 
>> array.  If a code generator is updated for lambda, then presumably it 
>> will be updated not to use the arguments array.
> 
> Why assume that lambda is only for code generators?

Just trying to follow Dave Herman's line of reasoning.

    Waldemar


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