From: Gabriel Dos Reis (Gabriel.Dos-Reis_at_[hidden])
Date: 2000-05-28 15:45:54
| This is a nice idea... I think this approach works well for Blitz
| arrays. However, my main problem with it is that it adds a lot of
| complexity, and certainly some compile-time overhead compared to the
| aggregate initialization. For a light-weight class like array I'm not
| sure the benefits outweigh the costs.
I think Jeremy has a point here. For short and convenient data
structure like that proposed by Nico, we have to be very cautious
about the complexity we're adding just for accomodating syntax.
Just my $0.02 cents.
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