[swift-evolution] [Pitch] Make the formal type of 'self' consistent in class methods

Andrew Trick atrick at apple.com
Thu Jun 23 15:46:52 CDT 2016

> On Jun 23, 2016, at 12:53 PM, Slava Pestov via swift-evolution <swift-evolution at swift.org> wrote:
> The proposal is to change the type of self to always be Self, which can be thought of as a special generic type parameter bound to the dynamic type of the instance.

We’re currently specializing functions that take `self` as an argument. I don’t think that will be possible after your proposed change.

- Andy
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