On Monday, 17 July 2017 at 12:50:16 UTC, Nicholas Wilson wrote:
On Monday, 17 July 2017 at 12:38:27 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer
On 7/16/17 1:04 PM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote:
On 7/16/17 9:10 AM, Mike Parker wrote:
Congratulations to Timon Gehr. Not only was his "Static
foreach" DIP accepted, it picked up a good deal of praise
from Walter & Andrei.
Indeed. Kudos to Timon (and thanks Mike for driving the
process). This is a well done DIP that many others could draw
inspiration from. -- Andrei
What is the resolution of how break statements affect static
i.e. this section:
"As some consider this to be potentially confusing, it has
been suggested that break and continue directly inside static
foreach should instead be compiler errors and require explicit
labels. This DIP leaves this decision to the language authors,
but recommends the above semantics."
static break & static continue anyone?
break & continue are special case gotos. What would be the
semantics of static goto? In C you can skip the initialization of
variables via goto. Would you be able to skip declarations via