new ES6 draft, rev 18

Norbert Lindenberg ecmascript at
Thu Sep 5 19:08:21 PDT 2013

On Sep 5, 2013, at 14:12 , Allen Wirfs-Brock <allen at> wrote:

> Sections 17-26 define the ECMAScript standard library. It includes the definitions of all of the standard objects that are available for use by ECMAScript programs as the execute. 
> In previous editions this was section 15. In the new organization all the property definitions for each object are now defined in alphabetical order. The built-ins are now groups into logical buckets rather than one giant chapter.  The naming of sections 17-26 isn't necessarily final nor is the specific groupings.  Feed back on this will be appreciated.

Very nice! I simply would have given each class its own chapter, but your grouping actually makes a lot of sense. And it's good to see that now each chapter is under 50 pages - although two of them are still longer than the entire Internationalization API spec...


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