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From Russel Winder <rus...@winder.org.uk>
Subject Re: fin
Date Sun, 22 Jul 2018 11:19:54 GMT
On Sat, 2018-07-21 at 23:50 +0200, MG wrote:
> Hi guys,
> 
> I have been wondering for a while whether Groovy developers use
> "def" 
> even if a variable is actually is "final" not only because every
> Groovy 
> example code uses "def", but also because "final" as a word is
> longer 
> than "def".
> Therefore I propose to introduce the shortcut "fin" for "final" in
> Groovy.

Please don't.

final is just fine as it is.

> e.g. to support
> 
> class Goo {
>      fin String name
>      fin Goo gooParent
>      Goo(fin String name, fin Goo gooParent) { ... }
>      String gooGoal(fin x) {
>          fin y = 2*x
>          fin int z = x + y
>      }
> }
> 
> Cheers,
> mg

1,$s/fin/final/g

> 
> 
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