RegExps that don't modify global state?

Brendan Eich brendan at
Wed Sep 17 09:40:11 PDT 2014

Allen Wirfs-Brock wrote:
>> >  A separate flag per regexp, and/or a way to opt-out of RegExp.$foo altogether, seem better.
> Speaking strictly from a standards perspective, it seems that we are getting a bit ahead of ourselves.

Sure, but this is es-discuss, it runs ahead of standardization by miles. 
I just wanted to reinforce Jussi's plea not to overload 'u', s'all -- ok?


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