Modules and dependencies known before the load
ian at hixie.ch
Wed Aug 13 16:11:03 PDT 2014
On Wed, 13 Aug 2014, Kevin Smith wrote:
> > Ideally I think we should adjust the ES6 module system to support
> > loading and compiling code (though not necessarily executing it) for
> > dependencies at or around the "fetch" hook.
> It seems like it should be possible, in principle, to add dependencies
> to a load record at any time prior the instantiate hook resolving.
> After all, the effect of the instantiate hook is to make the dependency
> list completely arbitrary.
> Would that solve the issue from your point of view?
If I understand what you're saying correctly, then yes (assuming that
those dependencies are also acted upon promptly, rather than only after
"fetch" has returned).
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