http://d.puremagic.com/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=8477


Jonathan M Davis <jmdavisp...@gmx.com> changed:

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--- Comment #3 from Jonathan M Davis <jmdavisp...@gmx.com> 2012-07-30 17:22:22 
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> But toString needs to be implemented with some consistency in Phobos.. 
> Object.toString isn't const, but Throwable.toString is. What's it gonna be?

We're going to move to a model where Object doesn't even _have_ toString on it.
So, in the long run, the constancy of Object's toString is irrelevant, and
since whether a particular type should have a const toString or not depends on
the type and what it's doing, it's ultimately _not_ a question of consistency.

I'd expect Throwable and its ilk to have a const toString in the long run.
Whether it should be const right now or not, I don't know, since the issue with
Object and its various functions is still being sorted out.

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