(Almost) everything is expression

Mark S. Miller erights at google.com
Fri Nov 11 09:49:29 PST 2011


On Fri, Nov 11, 2011 at 9:13 AM, David Herman <dherman at mozilla.com> wrote:
[...]

>  Hence my do-expressions:
>
>     http://wiki.ecmascript.org/doku.php?id=strawman:do_expressions
>
> or Brendan's subtly-disambiguated-block-statement-expressions:
>
>
> http://wiki.ecmascript.org/doku.php?id=strawman:block_vs_object_literal
>
> If Brendan's idea can be made to work, and it's not too confusing, I'm
> pretty sure I'd prefer it over do-expressions.
>
[...]

Interesting. But I think I prefer do expressions over making JS parsing
that much more subtle. JS is already much to hard to parse, and other
accepted changes are already making it even more so.

-- 
    Cheers,
    --MarkM
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