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    That header photo made me have a panic attack.

    Also, the javascript inliner uses length of the name of the function as its inlining boundary. WHAT

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      That second point was my main takeaway from that article. Well, that and “so that’s what became of Joa”. He was a badass of the Flex scene before Adobe threw us all under a bus.

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      Debugging stories are always pretty fun. This one turns out to be a compiler bug, which by rights should make it an incredible story. I dunno, I feel like the fact pattern is interesting but the storytelling could improve.

      But! Go read it! If you thought JavaScript was a simple interpreter, this will open your eyes. :)