[swift-evolution] [Pitch] Introduce continue to switch statements

Erica Sadun erica at ericasadun.com
Tue Jul 12 10:47:08 CDT 2016

> On Jul 11, 2016, at 4:49 PM, Chris Lattner <clattner at apple.com> wrote:
> As for all of the other additive changes, I would strongly prefer you to *wait* on even proposing or discussing these things until after the Swift 3.0 evolution cycle is done.  Not only is it distracting for the community, but the core team and many others won’t be be able to even read the thread or the responses, thus your discussion cycle will be lacking key input.
> On this topic, we specifically discussed this when labeled breaks were being designed, and when they were expanded to “do” in Swift 2.  We specifically decided to allow break but not continue, because we didn’t want these control flow statements to be “another way to spell a loop”.
> -Chris

So I can take it as a given that this is out of scope for Swift 3 too?

https://gist.github.com/erica/a78045d09fa5bb20e6e566295140c84d <https://gist.github.com/erica/a78045d09fa5bb20e6e566295140c84d>

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