arguments.callee in Harmony

Breton Slivka zen at
Thu Sep 24 17:49:50 PDT 2009


On Fri, Sep 25, 2009 at 9:31 AM, Yehuda Katz <wycats at> wrote:
> What I'd like to know is what the rationale for removing arguments.callee
> from strict mode is. Is it a performance problem? If so, have implementors
> tried other solutions at compile-time before agitating for the removal of a
> language feature?
> The argument that this is simply a strict mode change falls flat when we're
> also told that Harmony will be built on ES5 strict mode. As far as I'm
> concerned, anything missing in strict mode is effectively being removed from
> the language.
> -- Yehuda

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