Deprecated language features
acehreli at yahoo.com
Thu Feb 2 08:21:33 PST 2012
On 02/02/2012 07:46 AM, Daniel Murphy wrote:
> There are a bunch of features that are planned for removal, and some that
> are already deprecated, but no clear timeline for removal. I'd like
> a comprehensive list, pick suitable durations, then I'll make a wiki page
> for this.
> What I've got so far is...
> Planned for deprecation:
> - float.min
> - complex and imaginary types
> - NCEG operators
> - array.sort and array.reverse
> - delete?
> - Using length inside index expressions
> - typedef
> - variable shadowing
> - invariant as an alias for immutable
> - derefencing arrays with *
> - delete aa[key] (same as aa.remove(key))
> - .offset
> - escape string literals
> - 'l' suffix for integer literals
> - octal literals
> - 'I' suffix for imaginary literals
> - html source files
> - Type.typeinfo syntax
> - base class protection
> - c-style function and array pointers
> - if (v; e) syntax
> - volatile statements
> - non-final switch statements without defaults
> - hiding base class functions (was previously only a run-time check)
> Any I've missed? I'm thinking features should stay deprecated for
> year before being removed.
I think foreach_reverse and the associated opApplyReverse member function.
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