[swift-evolution] A case for postponing ABI stability

Freak Show freakshow42 at mac.com
Fri Jan 27 16:08:56 CST 2017

Maybe so - but IBM solved this very problem along with release to release binary compatibility for C++ and a number of other languages twenty years ago with the System Object Model (SOM).

I'm not arguing for its adoption per se - but good ideas are always worth stealing and there was some solid engineering in there.

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> On Jan 27, 2017, at 09:19, Tino Heth via swift-evolution <swift-evolution at swift.org> wrote:
> I wouldn't expect that I can mix language and framework versions freely.

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