[swift-evolution] [Review] SE-0102: Remove @noreturn attribute and introduce an empty NoReturn type
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Wed Jun 22 05:41:14 CDT 2016
+1, I feel it will be very 'Swifty' to replace magical @noreturn attribute
to clear special type(which then, later, probably could be used as bottom
type). But I prefer "Never" as such type's name. IMO it's very easy to
teach anyone that "Never" can't have instance of its type so `-> Never`
means the func will not return and it reads clearly "returns never", so I
believe it will not confuse one after first teching of meaning of Never type.
On 21.06.2016 20:03, Chris Lattner via swift-evolution wrote:
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