Hopefully last word on Use Strict Directive syntax

Douglas Crockford douglas at crockford.com
Mon Jun 8 19:48:52 PDT 2009


David-Sarah Hopwood wrote:
> Allen Wirfs-Brock wrote:
>> Waldemar's notes from the last TC39 F2F say:
>>
>> "use strict" resolution:  A use strict directive must be the literal
>> string "use strict".  It must occur before any statement other than
>> other literal string-semicolon pairs.
> 
> This change is highly inconvenient for me. 

A programmer of your talent should not be attempting to corrupt a standard over 
such a trivial objection. Just man up and fix your code.


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