ES Modules: suggestions for improvement

Wes Garland wes at
Tue Jun 26 16:48:01 PDT 2012

On 26 June 2012 18:36, Aymeric Vitte <vitteaymeric at> wrote:

> Node.js's way is good, except the "transitive dependency issue" mentioned
>  in your post which in some cases indeed can cause problems.

Does Node not handle transitive dependencies per CommonJS Modules/1.0?

> What I find bad (1) is the need of VMs, let's take node.js's one, it's
> calling c++ stuff, calling itself js's stuff, and at the end things are
> coming back to js (with some imperfections like node.js's VM not binding
> things correctly in some cases)

Can you explain this in more detail?  I don't really understand what you're
getting at .

Wesley W. Garland
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