should we rename the Program grammar production?

David Herman dherman at mozilla.com
Wed Oct 10 23:16:50 PDT 2012


On Oct 10, 2012, at 4:20 PM, Rick Waldron <waldron.rick at gmail.com> wrote:

> -1
> 
> "Script" might be the most common execution context, but there is more then one of those to consider. I think "Program" is just the right amount of neutral.

This doesn't address Allen's point, though, which is that a JavaScript program contains many Programs.

> Also "script" has a negative connotations, eg "script kiddies" etc. 

Well, that ship kinda already sailed with the language's name(s).

Dave



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