[webkit-dev] Rewriting binding code generator, maybe?

Timothy Hatcher timothy at apple.com
Wed Apr 10 18:03:39 PDT 2013

On Apr 10, 2013, at 8:17 PM, Kentaro Hara <haraken at chromium.org> wrote:

> Now that JSC is the only engine in WebKit and V8 is the only engine in V8, we both can remove a bunch of unnecessary abstractions and IDL attributes that had existed to share code between JSC and V8. In short-term, this kind of clean-up will improve our situation a lot. (I'm doing the work with the highest priority in the V8 side.)

As I said in a previous email, JSC isn't the only binding we generate with these scripts. We also generate ObjC and internal Safari bindings. So those needs need to be considered for anyone rewriting these scripts.

— Timothy Hatcher

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