ES6 doesn't need opt-in

Brendan Eich brendan at
Wed Jan 4 16:53:04 PST 2012

On Jan 4, 2012, at 4:12 PM, "Mark S. Miller" <erights at> wrote:

> The problem I see is that the occurrence of some of these new features, like a light use of destructuring, may not be notationally obvious to readers.

Maybe not, but for such users, strict mode may not be obviously a problem either. This may well be the shortest path to migration and adoption, esp. compared to version= lock-in.


> -- 
>     Cheers,
>     --MarkM

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