Putting `global` reference in specs

Mark S. Miller erights at google.com
Fri Apr 17 15:27:58 UTC 2015


(1,eval)('"use strict"; this')

On Fri, Apr 17, 2015 at 8:23 AM, Andrea Giammarchi <
andrea.giammarchi at gmail.com> wrote:

> there's actually no way, officially, to reference what ES2015 call *the
> global object*, just pointless fragmentation between engines.
>
>
>
> On Fri, Apr 17, 2015 at 4:19 PM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk at annevk.nl>
> wrote:
>
>> On Fri, Apr 17, 2015 at 5:12 PM, Andrea Giammarchi
>> <andrea.giammarchi at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > So I'd say we should not have `self` (if stays on global and Worker I
>> don't
>> > actually care) and add a `global` that nobody needs explanation to
>> > understand what it is in JavaScript
>>
>> Indeed, three ways to reference the global object is not nearly enough.
>>
>>
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>> https://annevankesteren.nl/
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    Cheers,
    --MarkM
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