IDE support?

Brendan Eich brendan at
Tue Sep 13 00:26:06 PDT 2011

On Sep 12, 2011, at 12:22 PM, John J Barton wrote:

> On Mon, Sep 12, 2011 at 12:00 PM,  <es-discuss-request at> wrote:
> Some of the discussion on this thread amounts to "IDEs work great for
> typed languages so let's make JS typed".  What if we started with
> "What would be great for JavaScript developers"? Then we would not
> waste a lot of time talking about static analysis.  It's the wrong
> tool.

Why are you assuming that conclusion already? Why not answer your own question "What would be great for JavaScript developers?" and if the answer includes type inference, great?


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