[swift-evolution] [swift-evolution-announce] [Review] SE-0110: Distinguish between single-tuple and multiple-argument function types
cantrell at pobox.com
Thu Jun 30 18:00:28 CDT 2016
> * What is your evaluation of the proposal?
+1 Yes please.
> * Is the problem being addressed significant enough to warrant a change to Swift?
Tuple ↔︎ arg conversion magic as it stands in the language is currently more confusing than useful. I’m in favor of all efforts to remove such magic, and hoping for future features that are both more explicit and more robust.
> * Does this proposal fit well with the feel and direction of Swift?
Yes. The tuple/arg distinction grows ever stronger.
> * If you have used other languages or libraries with a similar feature, how do you feel that this proposal compares to those?
Many languages do just fine forcing individual access to arguments (i.e. no args tuples at all).
We aren’t losing much with this proposal, either in current capability or room for future expansion.
> * How much effort did you put into your review? A glance, a quick reading, or an in-depth study?
Only a quick skim.
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