Using a struct as a wrapper for an extern(C) opaque type, no default constructor, what do?
Jakob Ovrum via Digitalmars-d-learn
digitalmars-d-learn at puremagic.com
Wed Dec 16 22:28:44 PST 2015
On Thursday, 17 December 2015 at 06:04:14 UTC, Jeremy DeHaan
> And I guess what I was talking about before is that using a
> factory method feels klunky to me. If the things I am wrapping
> had been written in D they could use default initialization, so
> it feels wrong to do otherwise. I also just don't really like
> factory methods. They feel like a workaround that the end user
> has to deal with. But that's just me.
If the type you're wrapping would still be accessed through a
reference type, then that reference type would have exactly the
same situation. But yeah, it would allow you to make it a value
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