ES3.1 Draft: 15 Jan 2009 "MountainView" version available
alex at dojotoolkit.org
Thu Jan 15 09:40:29 PST 2009
On Jan 15, 2009, at 7:25 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Thu, 15 Jan 2009 14:16:04 +0100, Pratap Lakshman (VJ#SDK) <pratapl at microsoft.com
> > wrote:
>> I have uploaded to the wiki (link<http://wiki.ecmascript.org/doku.php?id=es3.1:es3.1_proposal_working_draft
>> >) the 15 Jan 2009 draft of the specification for ES3.1. This is in
>> the form of in-place edits and markups to the ES3 specification.
>> Revision history is at the end of the document.
>> This shall be the document to use for review at the upcoming TC39
>> meeting (28/29 Jan, MountainView, Google). If there are any updates
>> or revisions prior to the meeting, we will post them on the wiki as
>> well as on the discuss lists.
> FWIW, it seems there is a mismatch between the draft and what
> Internet Explorer 8 appears to be shipping or maybe I am
> misunderstanding something.
> That is, section 8.10.5 uses "get" and "set" as keywords where
> Internet Explorer 8 uses "getter" and "setter" according to its
> (Section 11.1.5 pretty much has to use "get" and "set" because of
> three shipping implementations.)
ES3.1 isn't settled yet, but surely using the terminology from what
will be the next JS spec seems best...and in this case that's what
MSFT did, I think rightly. It is super annoying that they didn't
include the get/set aliases for compat, thought.
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