Prototype of Ownership/Borrowing System for D

jmh530 john.michael.hall at
Fri Nov 22 15:36:02 UTC 2019

On Friday, 22 November 2019 at 14:48:11 UTC, Doc Andrew wrote:
> [snip]
> I always kind of thought @live would be a transitional thing 
> until we figured out safe-by-default, and ownership/borrowed 
> pointers would just be "the way."

While I like the idea of a safe-by-default compiler flag and I'm 
warming to @live as described by this thread, I'm not sure I'm 
convinced of the idea of @safe or @live being the default. The 
nice thing about @system being the default is that anyone from 
another language can immediately start doing stuff.

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