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From Carlos Rovira <carlos.rov...@codeoscopic.com>
Subject Re: Would anyone care if we ditched support for semicolons being optional?
Date Wed, 22 Feb 2012 16:42:07 GMT
+1

2012/2/22 Nicolas Cannasse <ncannasse@motion-twin.com>

> Le 22/02/2012 13:53, David Arno a écrit :
>
>> As I suspect there are many here not following the [gosh] threads, I'm
>> repeating a question from yesterday to a wider audience. Apologies in
>> advance if you do read those threads and just didn't care enough to
>> comment
>> yesterday ;)
>>
>> If Dimitri's great efforts to try and get us early access to the Falcon
>> compiler fail and we instead carry on with trying to develop our Goshawk
>> compiler, I'd like to make a change to the AS3 language spec by making
>> semicolons at the end of statements mandatory. I wanted to find out well
>> in
>> advance whether anyone sees this as a show-stopping "no way" change, or
>> whether there would be broad support for it.
>>
>> David.
>>
>
> +1 Optional semicolons is one of the kings of bad syntax design.
>
> PS: FYI semicolons are mandatory in haXe ;)
>
> Best,
> Nicolas
>
>


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