Some Quasi specification issues

Erik Arvidsson erik.arvidsson at
Mon Jul 2 13:53:14 PDT 2012

On Fri, Jun 29, 2012 at 4:34 PM, Allen Wirfs-Brock
<allen at> wrote:
> 1) I think that the default substitutions for untagged quasi should be
> cooked, not raw.

Yes. I think this is a bug in the wiki proposal. Both Mike's
implementation and Traceur's uses the cooked string for the default

> 2) LineContinuations should be removed for cooked quasi literal text.

Yes. Same here.

> 3)  The raw tag should be a property of String.

Yes. The proposal only allows an identifier before the opening back
tick but I'm sure you are taking care of that.

> 4) Should we also have a mostly raw tag that treats everything as raw except
> for explicit line continuation?

I don't care.

> 5)  Simplify the "call site object" to be an array

I like it.


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