Array#sort() implementations not interoperable

Andreas Rossberg rossberg at
Fri Jun 14 01:15:45 PDT 2013

On 13 June 2013 23:40, Brendan Eich <brendan at> wrote:
> I think V8 has a de-facto bug to fix. I'm ok with requiring stability as a
> normative property of Array.prototype.sort given such a V8 bugfix.

IIUC, current IE versions are not been stable either, so calling it a
de-facto bug is a bit of an overstatement.

If there is agreement that we want stable sort, let's change the spec.
I'd be fine with that.


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