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From Jan Lehnardt <...@apache.org>
Subject [1.3.0] Deprecate e4x
Date Fri, 30 Nov 2012 16:05:49 GMT
Hey all,

The SpiderMonkey folks are slowly retiring* E4X. Since it is 
an advertised feature of CouchDB, we should be proactive 
about this. I’d like the 1.3.0 release notes to include a 
note about E4X support being deprecated and on track to be 
removed in the future (without a specific date or release set).

Does anyone have any objections to this?

Cheers
Jan
-- 
* https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=759422#c0 via
Wikipedia:

> Although E4X support is still present, SpiderMonkey no longer
> allows E4X syntax when running in ECMAScript 5 "strict mode",
> [5] and developers plan to remove support for E4X.



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