minification was rare and the only implementation was in Java
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Mikeal
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This is not strictly correct. JSMin was written in C. But, it wasn’t as aggressive as the Java tools that came out of GWT, iirc. The point you’re making, though, is that it was rare and interesting for a JS framework to have a minifier at all, and that is 100% correct.

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