How to fix the `class` keyword

Matthew Robb matthewwrobb at
Wed Mar 4 19:03:10 UTC 2015

On Wed, Mar 4, 2015 at 1:47 PM, Kevin Smith <zenparsing at> wrote:

> Allowing the user to specify the "call" behavior for class constructors is
> something to consider for post-ES6.

​Unfortunately, based on this kind of logic (not the first I have seen it
on here) I would ask that we stop calling ES6 classes "simple sugar on
existing conventions". This is a major breaking difference in the most
surface-y aspect of classes and how they are used in people's code. ​

- Matthew Robb
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