ImportSpecifierSet syntax

Rick Waldron waldron.rick at
Sun Sep 8 13:37:58 PDT 2013

On Sun, Sep 8, 2013 at 11:55 AM, Erik Arvidsson <erik.arvidsson at>wrote:

> Currently ImportSpecifierSet is proposed to start with "{" and end
> with "}". This made a lot more sense when we reused the destructuring
> syntax. Now that we are using "as", these curlies look like a remnant
> from the past.
> import {a as b, c as d} from "e";
> I'm proposing we remove these curly braces, giving:
> import a as b, c as d from "e";

Subjectively, this is really hard to read, versus the curlies which provide
a visual boundary (also subjective)

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