5 June 2014 TC39 Meeting Notes

Anne van Kesteren annevk at annevk.nl
Fri Jun 13 09:27:51 PDT 2014

On Fri, Jun 13, 2014 at 6:06 PM, C. Scott Ananian <ecmascript at cscott.net> wrote:
> To some degree the line between the HTML parser and Web EcmaScript is
> movable; currently the HTML parser recognizes the `<!--` etc tokens
> but pushes them into the data section of the script tag anyway; one
> could just as easily imagine the HTML parser doing all the work and
> stripping the "new comment forms" from the token stream.

No, that would be bad for debuggers. ECMAScript just has to suck this
up (I think a bug is already filed and pending a fix), just like CSS


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