mutable reference to const object

Jesse Phillips jessekphillips+D at
Tue Oct 12 15:27:41 PDT 2010

Jonathan M Davis Wrote:

> Unfortunately, at this point, tail const has pretty much been decided to be too 
> difficult implement and/or too difficult to do cleanly, so it's not in D and likely 
> never will be. If it's mentioned in the online docs, the docs need to be 
> updated. It's been a long time since there was any kind of tail const in D.
> - Jonathan M Davis

What I have heard is that it can't be done syntactically for references. As Denis shows you can do it with points (and arrays) but not object references.

There are many syntax suggestion threads so I suggest search for them before bring it up again.

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