[swift-evolution] Proposal: helpers for initializing properties of same name as parameters

Chris Lattner clattner at apple.com
Sun Dec 6 00:34:55 CST 2015

> On Dec 5, 2015, at 6:58 PM, David Waite via swift-evolution <swift-evolution at swift.org> wrote:
> There is also a set keyword in the language already, although today its use is limited such that it may still be used as an identifier in non-conflicting contexts.

FWIW, “set” is a context sensitive keyword, not an actual keyword.  You can see the list of actual keywords here:



> -DW
>> On Dec 5, 2015, at 7:51 PM, Brent Royal-Gordon <brent at architechies.com> wrote:
>>> I don’t believe any more so than for let or var, which this effectively is a complement for.
>> There is no Let or Var type in the standard library, but there is a Set type. “Set” has many meanings, and some of them are relatively likely to be used as parameter keywords.
>> -- 
>> Brent Royal-Gordon
>> Architechies
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