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Re: Binary Data - possible topic for joint session

From: Brendan Eich <brendan@mozilla.com>
Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2009 11:24:39 -0800
Cc: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, public-script-coord@w3.org, es-discuss Steen <es-discuss@mozilla.org>
Message-Id: <C2244373-4237-42CC-8FDA-DBC22C49686F@mozilla.com>
To: Dean Landolt <dean@deanlandolt.com>
On Nov 6, 2009, at 10:44 AM, Dean Landolt wrote:

> Just in case some of you weren't aware, the CommonJS group has done  
> quite a bit of work and (bikeshedding) on this topic. Here's a link  
> to the wiki:
>
> http://wiki.commonjs.org/wiki/Binary
>
> If nothing else there's quite a bit of prior art collected which  
> should inform the conversation. I know the Binary/B proposal has the  
> implementation momentum, but I don't know exactly what the status  
> is. I haven't been closely following the evolution of these binary  
> specs too closely but since it seems that nearly everyone else from  
> the group is off to jsconf.eu I figured I ought to toss this out  
> there.

Thanks, I had forgotten about commonjs.org, having once paid better  
attention.

Kris did a good job with Binary/B (although I do not see the point of  
the .get method additions) -- I didn't look at the other proposals yet.

/be
Received on Friday, 6 November 2009 19:25:32 UTC

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