Private Slots

Kevin Smith khs4473 at
Mon Jan 14 08:38:40 PST 2013

> There is no "new kind of slot".  Symbols, private and otherwise, go in
> exactly the same kind of slot as any other object property.

Slots keyed with private symbols have different, novel behavior.  Behavior
that did not exist before.  At the very least, these slots are:

1) Strongly non-reflective
2) Unfreezable

At a conceptual level, they change the nature of "ownership" with respect
to slots.

{ Kevin }
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