[swift-evolution] When to use argument labels (a new approach)
dabrahams at apple.com
Wed Feb 3 19:32:43 CST 2016
on Wed Feb 03 2016, Matt Whiteside <swift-evolution at swift.org> wrote:
> I’m in agreement with what Ricardo is saying here:
>> I personally like it and I agree with all except the following:
>> let p = someFont.glyph("propellor")
>> let p = someFont.glyphWithName("propellor”)
> To be more specific, this example looks good to me:
> a.transitionToScene(.GreatHall) // yes
> but this one:
> let p = someFont.glyph("propellor") // yes
> somehow doesn’t. Maybe because it reads more like subscripting a
> dictionary. As a result, I think this second example kind of detracts
> from this section of the guidelines.
I wonder if it looks better written like this?
let p = someFont.glyph("LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH ACUTE")
"propellor" was the argument in an example of this method in use that I
could find on the web, but it's a really odd way to spell that word.
Maybe it has something to do with that.
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