ES2015 Generators

I have written a guest blog post, “ES2015 Generators“, on the eNotes developer blog:

Recently I had the opportunity to re-write the content tree control that we use to manage content nodes in www.enotes.com. We’ve all worked with the DOM, which represents HTML nodes in a tree structure but has some challenging deficiencies and a relatively grumpy API, the tortures of which prompted me to take a stab at a smoother tree-like design. During this process I experimented with several approaches to managing nodes in a tree structure, the first of which was a “flat hierarchy” which is as obtuse as it sounds and didn’t get much traction. I then opted for the more traditional parent/child approach, but still wanted a way to treat an entire tree of nodes in a “flat” manner. The ES2015 generator function was my solution…

Read the rest of this article on the eNotes developer blog.

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