[swift-evolution] Proposal: Add a Future type to the language
thomas.visser at gmail.com
Tue Dec 22 16:58:57 CST 2015
> I would much rather see the language adopt something more akin to C#’s Async-Await, where the compiler handles restructuring synchronous-looking code into something asynchronous and non-blocking.
Agreed. The ‘when let’ syntax in my ‘proposal’ is a play on C#’s await. I think it’d be great if the compiler could turn that into code that uses the Future type to achieve said asynchronous and non-blocking behavior.
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