Propose simpler string constant

Bob Myers rtm at gol.com
Fri Dec 18 03:41:21 UTC 2015


One could do worse than look at Python's enums:
https://docs.python.org/3/library/enum.html.

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Bob

On Fri, Dec 18, 2015 at 3:12 AM, Rick Waldron <waldron.rick at gmail.com>
wrote:

>
>
> On Thu, Dec 17, 2015 at 3:33 PM Steve Kinney <hello at stevekinney.net>
> wrote:
>
>> I did some initial thinking about this and looked at Rust and Swift as
>> prior art. I started something similar to what was being discussed but came
>> across some edge cases as I went along.
>>
>> https://github.com/stevekinney/ecmascript-enumerations
>>
>> Right now, it's just a draft of notes and thoughts, but I am working on a
>> draft implementation with Sweet.js.
>>
>
> I had originally had values with implicit ordinal numbers, but Mike
> Pennisi (co-author) and I agreed that with Symbol there isn't much benefit
> to making the raw value a number.
>
> Anyway, this is the WIP http://rwaldron.github.io/enum-definitions/
>
>
> Rick
>
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