[dmd-beta] beta 2

Walter Bright walter at digitalmars.com
Wed Jul 6 12:46:10 PDT 2011

On 7/6/2011 12:08 PM, David Simcha wrote:
> Again, where does this leave the weakly pure function issue?  I want to be 
> sure that weak purity for non-const member functions is going away forever 
> before I take it out of all my code and test this beta in any detail.

The trouble was that there were a lot of functions marked as 'pure' that were 
changing things pointed to by its arguments.

I understand that within a pure function, such a pure function could modify 
locals without the caller becoming impure. But those functions are still impure.

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