JSON specification WAS: Re: JSON Duplicate Keys

Brendan Eich brendan at mozilla.com
Fri Jun 7 03:43:07 PDT 2013

gaz Heyes wrote:
> When ES5 introduced line/para separators for valid new lines in 
> JavaScript this broke the JSON specification

ES3, not ES5, way back in 1999, introduced LINE_SEPARATOR and 
PARA_SEPARATOR as line terminators. See ECMA-262 Edition 3, 7.3.


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