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November 14, 2017 20:58
Re: square signatures
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Leon Timmermans wrote:
>                                           I quite frankly don't care about
>the advantages for prototypes, they're clearly the wrong thing to optimize

Prototypes are not the motivation for this proposal; re-enabling their
short syntax is just a bonus.  The motivation is to make signatures and
prototypes more distinct.  In allocating the delimiter characters, we're
constrained by the fact that prototypes got there first and bagged parens.


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