An Update on ES6 Modules in Node.js
James M Snell

Why do ESM have to be loaded async? If the big problem is ESM are loaded async, does the spec require them to be loaded async? What would be the downside to just loading ESM sync in Node? It seems the spec supports both; does it need to be loaded async?

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