From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-09-21 17:21:23
Ariel Badichi <abadichi_at_[hidden]> writes:
> Andrey Semashev wrote:
>> - The naming of arm/disarm methods of scope guard. They are used to change
>> the activity status of the guard. Personally, I feel fine with them but the
>> commonly used name for disabling the guard is "dismiss" and I just can't
>> figure out its suitable counterpart in English. I wonder if anyone have a
>> proposal about this.
> How about "enable" and "disable"? Although I must admit that I never had
> the need to re-enable a scope guard, and that I favor "dismiss" for
g = 0;
it's easy to arrange that only a literal zero works there.
I don't love it, but maybe it will get your ideas flowing.
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