[swift-evolution] Proposal: remove "assert" and always use "precondition" instead.

Amir Michail a.michail at me.com
Tue Dec 8 17:56:27 CST 2015

> On Dec 8, 2015, at 6:55 PM, Adrian Kashivskyy <adrian.kashivskyy at me.com> wrote:
> Strong -1, `assert` is a great tool for catching programmer errors in development phase, without compromising the stability in release mode.

You would rather have an ill-defined state rather than a crash with a useful bug report?

> Pozdrawiam – Regards,
> Adrian Kashivskyy
>> Wiadomość napisana przez Amir Michail via swift-evolution <swift-evolution at swift.org <mailto:swift-evolution at swift.org>> w dniu 09.12.2015, o godz. 00:52:
>> Swift is a safe language after all. Moreover, it is all too easy to accidentally type “assert” when you mean “precondition”.
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