[squeak-dev] Selectors with underscores

Stéphane Rollandin lecteur at zogotounga.net
Thu Mar 11 22:33:29 UTC 2010

> Seems like underscores in selectors should be allowed. A single underscore as a selector would mean assignment.
> I don't personally like underscores as assignment but they could be allowed by preference but only if they had whitespace either side.
> x _ z would be ok equivalent to x := z
> And disallow underscore as assignment without whitespace either side.
> x_ z or x_z not ok for assignment, they would be taken as selectors.
> And encouragement should be provided for preferentially using := going forward.
> Seems like a simple enough solution, or am I missing something?

that's fine AFAIC


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