ES6,ES7,ES8 and beyond. A Proposed Roadmap.

Bjoern Hoehrmann derhoermi at gmx.net
Sun Apr 21 06:20:48 PDT 2013


* Sam Tobin-Hochstadt wrote:
>I don't see what the point of `await` is in your gist.  It looks like
>all of the work is being done by `function^`, which looks to be sugar
>for creating a function and passing it to a scheduler like `Q.async`
>or `taskjs.spawn`.  We could add that sugar if we wanted, and not need
>to add `await`.

The only language construct that allows yielding control until resumed
later so far is `yield`, but using `yield` to `wait` is rather awkward.
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