Promises: final steps

Kris Kowal kris.kowal at
Thu Sep 5 11:03:41 PDT 2013

On Thu, Sep 5, 2013 at 10:32 AM, Ron Buckton <rbuckton at>wrote:

> Tasks in C# throw the recorded exception when the Task is finalized by the
> GC if it hasn't been handled by user code, though I don't know if something
> similar could be supported for ES7 Promises nor whether or not that makes
> sense for ES7 promises either.

Mark alludes to this when he mentions WeakRef, which provides notifications
when an object is collected. It is a missing piece in the puzzle and part
of the argument for tabling the issue for a future effort.
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