Function()

liorean liorean at gmail.com
Fri Sep 5 23:12:39 PDT 2008


2008/9/6 Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen at gmail.com>:
> I have a question about the Function constructor algorithm:
>
> 1. Let P be the empty string.
> 2. If no arguments were given, let body be the empty string and go to step 13.
>
> Would it be OK to just use:-
>
> 2. If no arguments were given, return a function as specified in 13.2.
>
> The resulting function would be indistinguishable.

The ECMAScript spec only defines programatically distinguishable
behaviour. As long as the behaviour is indistinguishable from the spec
the underlying behaviour of the engine can be whatever is decided upon
by the engine devs.
-- 
David "liorean" Andersson


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