Issue 1974 - What's your opinion?

Dukc ajieskola at
Sat Oct 26 14:22:04 UTC 2019

On Friday, 25 October 2019 at 11:44:46 UTC, Timon Gehr wrote:
> On 24.10.19 13:45, Dukc wrote:
>> On Thursday, 24 October 2019 at 08:02:28 UTC, RazvanN wrote:
>>> Hello everyone,
>>> [snip]
>> The root cause here, I think, is that `Foo.opAddAssign` takes 
>> the implicit member parameter as `auto ref`
> That's not what `auto ref` means! The `this` parameter is a 
> `ref` parameter within the body of the called member function, 
> so it is not `auto ref`.

Yeah, I wasn't precise. I meant that optimally, `Foo.opAddAssign` 
should not accept a rvalue member argument, just like `ref` 
parameters normally don't accept rvalue arguments.

As Manu has often said, it's oftentimes problematic when `ref` 
parameters don't accept rvalues. Here we have the opposite 

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