Adds an additional options parameter to the Error() constructor with a cause property, the value of which will be assigned to the error instances as a property. This allows errors to be chained without unnecessary and overelaborate formalities on wrapping the errors in conditions.


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Status in Chromium


In developer trial (Behind a flag) (tracking bug)

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Last updated on 2021-03-29