Structured clones

Anne van Kesteren annevk at
Wed Apr 10 02:45:37 PDT 2013

The platform has the capability to make a structured clone of an
object (and primitives):

This is used for history traversal as well as passing data between
global objects that cannot reach other synchronously (e.g. a document
and worker environment).

Should this capability become part of JavaScript? When new objects
such as Map are defined or such an object is implemented by a
JavaScript library they can then "automatically" participate in the
structured clone fun.


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