Es-discuss - several decimal discussions

P T Withington ptw at pobox.com
Thu Sep 4 06:39:36 PDT 2008


On 2008-09-04, at 03:37EDT, Brendan Eich wrote:

>>
>> Not really, but eq has been used to refer to this operation for
>> decades
>> in both the Lisp and capability communities. I can live with
>> Object.identical, but I'll always think of it as 'eq'.
>
> Ok.

If `identical` is too long, try `id`?  Or, since it is the equivalence  
predicate for Object/hash, maybe it should be an operator named `#=`.



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