Oliver Hunt oliver at
Fri May 16 09:43:10 PDT 2014

On May 15, 2014, at 10:24 PM, Andrea Giammarchi <andrea.giammarchi at> wrote:

> but you mentioned very old one I think nobody cares much anymore ;-)

People may not “care” about them today, but that doesn’t mean that no one uses them - there are many millions of webpages that use these libraries still, and that means performance of those libraries is extremely important to end _users_.

Regarding the original topic of this thread: I think there have been many many prior discussions of a standardised bytecode on es-discuss, and people should really be reading those before bringing this up again.  It’s not going to happen as no one has ever demonstrated an actual benefit over simply using JS.


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