Are ES6 modules in browsers going to get loaded level-by-level?

Eric B neurosnap at gmail.com
Thu Apr 23 14:24:39 UTC 2015


So just to clarify, when browsers support es6 modules we will still need
some extra library to bundle the modules?  This would mean es6 modules are
only a syntactical addition and not something functional?

On Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 10:18 AM Frankie Bagnardi <f.bagnardi at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Matthew, there are already tools for es6 modules + bundling (e.g. babel +
> webpack), or converting es6 modules to AMD (e.g. babel
> <https://babeljs.io/docs/usage/modules/>).
>
>
>
> On Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 7:10 PM, Matthew Phillips <matthew at bitovi.com>
> wrote:
>
>>
>> Can you clarify what you mean about bundling? Unless I've missed
>> something, the ES6 module system does not have a story for bundling at all.
>> Of course formats can be invented in userland but I'm not sure that they
>> are any easier to implement than say AMD's.  I might have missed something
>> though, looking forward to your reply.
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