http://d.puremagic.com/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=5076



--- Comment #4 from Andrei Alexandrescu <and...@metalanguage.com> 2010-10-19 
09:42:37 PDT ---
(In reply to comment #3)
> (In reply to comment #2)
> > One issue is that there's no standardized "create a copy" function for 
> > ranges.
> 
> auto copy = array(input);
> 
> ?
> 
> Ideally you'd be able to specify what container you want to copy into, but 
> that
> should do as a default.

array creates an array from anything. We should have a way to say "duplicate
and preserve type".

Probably the best idea is to define an optional property ".dup" for ranges.
Then arrays implement it automatically, and other ranges may define it as they
find fit.

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