Proposal: expression mode (=) (Caitlin Potter)

Isiah Meadows isiahmeadows at gmail.com
Mon Oct 31 13:02:48 UTC 2016


I'd have to agree that `=` just feels ugly and slightly wrong for this use
case.

On Sun, Oct 30, 2016, 22:05 Caitlin Potter <caitpotter88 at gmail.com> wrote:

>
>
> > On Oct 30, 2016, at 9:33 PM, David Baldwin <
> david.chris.baldwin at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > So just to clarify would the non-labeled statements be required to be
> before the labeled statements in the object?
>
> if you wanted this to be compatible with code on the web (eg foo = { key:
> value }), yes (and, you do). But that would be a confusing caveat, so I'd
> go with a different strategy (new operators or keywords).
>
> >
> > May it would be better to have a "code" key that would contain all
> runnable code statements. It wouldn't be aa elegant but at least it would
> be clear
>
> I'm not entirely sure what this means. Something like objc/swift blocks?
>
> >
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