Proposal to add symbol: "hasInstanceStrict"

Terence M. Bandoian terence at
Tue Feb 20 13:15:55 UTC 2018

Wasn't JavaScript originally designed for use in the Netscape browser?  
Maybe it's more correct to say that it was originally designed for use 
in web browsers but has been and is being adapted for other purposes.

-Terence Bandoian

On 2/20/2018 2:47 AM, T.J. Crowder wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 20, 2018 at 8:34 AM, kai zhu <kaizhu256 at 
> <mailto:kaizhu256 at>> wrote:
> >
> > @aleksander, javascript was not designed to validate functions and
> > class-instances passed around inside a silo'd nodejs-process.  its
> > designed to solve UX-problems
> Again: This myth is false. It doesn't matter how often you repeat it, 
> it remains false. JavaScript is a general-purpose programming language 
> just like any of several other general-purpose programming languages, 
> your attempts to relegate it to the browser notwithstanding.
> -- T.J. Crowder

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