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Re: Non-constructible constructors and Arrays

From: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2011 11:47:31 +1200
Message-ID: <4E388C93.7090201@mcc.id.au>
To: Allen Wirfs-Brock <allen@wirfs-brock.com>
CC: Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, Alex Russell <slightlyoff@google.com>, public-script-coord@w3.org, Brendan Eich <brendan@mozilla.com>
On 3/08/11 4:04 AM, Allen Wirfs-Brock wrote:
> Well, it's inherent in the ES specification's algorithm for each
> method whether or not it mutates its this value.  We might consider
> adding a non-normative note that further identifies such methods as
> mutating or non-mutating but that doesn't really add any additional
> information that isn't already available to browser implementors.

It's probably "obvious" in some sense, but it's the kind of thing I 
don't really like to leave open to interpretation.
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