[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: propositions, oppositions, and some minor details

This page is part of the web mail archives of SRFI 57 from before July 7th, 2015. The new archives for SRFI 57 are here. Eventually, the entire history will be moved there, including any new messages.

On Wed, 22 Sep 2004, Andre van Tonder wrote:

There does not need to be any performance hit, since checking for immutability can and should be done, as it is in the reference implementation, at compile time. Indeed, update! will give a compile-time error if a field does not support the update!.

An extremely obscure compile-time error. This will be improved in the next version.