[swift-evolution] [Rejected] SE-0009 Require self for accessing instance members

Greg Parker gparker at apple.com
Wed Jan 6 08:56:56 CST 2016

> On Jan 6, 2016, at 6:17 AM, Honza Dvorsky via swift-evolution <swift-evolution at swift.org> wrote:
> I remember this being discussed in the conversation about this proposal and I haven't seen anyone being *against* there being a compiler flag, assuming it's off by default.

We don't want language-changing compiler flags. swiftc doesn't even have flags to control warnings today, though I don't know if we'll be able to preserve that forever.

Style rules should be enforced by tools other than the compiler. 

Greg Parker     gparker at apple.com     Runtime Wrangler

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