From:  Jason Orendorff <jorendorff@mozilla.com>
Date:  20 May 2016 02:48:16 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.dev.tech.js-engine.internals
Subject:  

Re: componentization and specialization, was Re: Clang-format

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On Wed, May 18, 2016 at 5:11 PM, Bill McCloskey 
wrote:

> On Wed, May 18, 2016 at 2:02 PM, Steve Fink  wrote:
> > The ignorance itself doesn't help, sure. But I still assert that there
> are
> > benefits to having fewer things in your head, to have your focus wholly
> > consumed by a more limited scope for the most part.
>
> I'm skeptical that there are any advantages to having that sort of focus.
>

I suspect that if we talked for a really long time about this we would find
we don't actually disagree very much... and didn't learn much from the
discussion either.


Also, Steve, all the stuff you do related to custom SM builds and static
> analysis is awesome. I'm just trying to say that we need more of that sort
> of thing.
>

Yep.

-j