Proposal: anaphoric if and while syntax
r.mark.volkmann at gmail.com
Thu Sep 15 14:17:15 UTC 2016
For what it's worth, I'm on the side of people that do not want to see
assignment statements in control structures. I don't think it is necessary
and it results in code that is harder to read.
On Wed, Sep 14, 2016 at 8:51 PM, Alan Johnson <alan at breakrs.com> wrote:
> What about `else if`?
> On Sep 14, 2016 9:28 PM, "Bergi" <a.d.bergi at web.de> wrote:
>> Danielle McLean wrote:
>> variables declared
>>> using `let` or `const` would be scoped to the individual `if` or `while`
>>> statement, rather than the containing block. In other words, the above
>>> would be equivalent to the following currently-valid form I ended up
>>> const oldValue = _.get(object, 'some.long.path');
>>> if (oldValue) object.some.long.path = transform(oldValue);
>> What about `else` blocks, would the variables be available in them as
>> - Bergi
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R. Mark Volkmann
Object Computing, Inc.
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