On Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 11:34:04PM +0000, Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-learn
> On Friday, 11 August 2017 at 22:43:02 UTC, Mr. Pib wrote:
> > int and I should be able to append an int without having to worry
> > about the value of the int.
> Appending an int to a string really ought to just be a type mismatch error.
> We might be able to convince the leadership to do that too, since that
> still fits with the C compatibility guidelines.
I support this. Changing the behaviour silently is definitely a no-go,
but I'm all for breaking code with wrong or questionable behaviour.
Unfortunately, I'm not sure how likely it is to convince W & A about
this one... they have previously shown resistance to changing char to
int promotion rules, even though it has caused grief elsewhere.
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