[swift-evolution] [Discussion]: Renaming #line, the line control statement

Kevin Ballard kevin at sb.org
Mon Feb 8 15:05:37 CST 2016

Where did "make it long" come from? I'm not sure what the benefit is in
using a long identifier.

-Kevin Ballard

On Mon, Feb 8, 2016, at 10:09 AM, Erica Sadun wrote:
> Several alternatives were put forward, of which #setline was the most
> popular. This failed the "make it specific and long" (and presumably
> avoid future naming conflicts) request.

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