[swift-evolution] Remove Failable Initializers
jgroff at apple.com
Mon Mar 7 14:17:18 CST 2016
> On Mar 7, 2016, at 11:14 AM, Ben Rimmington via swift-evolution <swift-evolution at swift.org> wrote:
>> On 7 Mar 2016, at 15:40, James Campbell via swift-evolution <swift-evolution at swift.org> wrote:
>> This is my draft proposal.
>> Let me know your thoughts.
> You've spelled "failable" wrong (both in the proposal and its filename). Were you thinking of "fallible" -- capable of making mistakes or being wrong?
> Also, the official definition of a "failable initializer" is written in:
> It includes both optional return type and throwing initializers.
We prefer 'failable', which is a perfectly cromulent word, and one more accessible to non-English majors.
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