DIPX: Enum Literals / Implicit Selector Expression

Nick Treleaven nick at geany.org
Fri Dec 3 18:06:01 UTC 2021

On Friday, 3 December 2021 at 04:58:51 UTC, Dave P. wrote:
> Except that `with` introduces a new scope

There was a proposal (with an implementation) to allow `with` 
without braces:

> and can’t be used at file scope:

That should be made to work.

> with(Flags){ // Illegal
>     auto f = FOO | BAR;
> }
> ```
> With is also very noisy syntactically when all you want is to 
> use enums in a nicer way.

Fair point, but is there a simple solution to that without 
ambiguity drawbacks?

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