Readdition of __proto__

Rick Waldron waldron.rick at
Mon Oct 14 17:26:27 PDT 2013

On Mon, Oct 14, 2013 at 5:22 PM, Brendan Eich <brendan at> wrote:

> Rick Waldron wrote:
>> Do you mean more then inclusion in Annex B?**
>> jorendorff/es6-draft.html#sec-**other-additional-features<><
>> sec-other-additional-features<>>
>> The committee and community made the right move to go with
>> Object.setPrototypeOf().
> Indeed, we reached a happy place with Object.setPrototypeOf in the
> normative spec, and Annex B specifying __proto__ for those JS embeddings
> that need it for interop.
> I'm not sure why you think I'm dissenting from any of that.

I read through the entire thread and the message I was responding to read
as though you meant that the committee would push forward on __proto__
(normative, non-annex) for the greater good of browser interop. It appears
I may have read too much into your statement and I apologize for the
confusion my response created.

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