May 24-26 rough meeting notes

Thaddee Tyl thaddee.tyl at
Sun May 29 06:45:25 PDT 2011

> Date: Sat, 28 May 2011 12:57:04 -0700
> From: Brendan Eich <brendan at>
> had the example I was trying to reconstruct from memory at last week's meeting:
> <script-if type="application/ecmascript;version=6">
>  // new.js inline-exanded here
> </script-if else>
>  <script ...>
>  </script>
> </script-if end>
>>> Consensus on moving some form of versioning into Harmony.  The strawman is a
>>> bit light at this time, so no specifics yet.
>> A lot of the above looks like HTML. Isn't versioning that depends on
>> HTML out of scope for the ECMAScript standard?
> Yes, so? Call the jusdiction police :-P. We were talking about a "systems" problem, which requires looking across layers and considering the big picture.
> At the meeting, Mark Miller suggested we take the idea of <script-if> to the public-script-coord mailing list. I'll do that next week.

It really needs to be discussed by the whatwg however.

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