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digitalmars.D.bugs - [Issue 1893] New: Allow delete to work on non-lvalues

reply d-bugmail puremagic.com writes:

           Summary: Allow delete to work on non-lvalues
           Product: D
           Version: 2.011
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: Windows
            Status: NEW
          Keywords: spec
          Severity: enhancement
          Priority: P2
         Component: DMD
        AssignedTo: bugzilla digitalmars.com
        ReportedBy: brunodomedeiros+bugz gmail.com

The following simplified use case fails:
  delete new Object();
because delete only works on lvalues (in order to set them to null). However,
delete'ing non-lvalues is a perfectly valid use case, and should be allowed as

Mar 05 2008
parent d-bugmail puremagic.com writes:

Andrej Mitrovic <andrej.mitrovich gmail.com> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
                 CC|                            |andrej.mitrovich gmail.com
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX

--- Comment #1 from Andrej Mitrovic <andrej.mitrovich gmail.com> 2012-12-23
11:01:35 PST ---
I think it's far too late for this enhancement, delete will likely not be
improved since it's scheduled for deprecation.

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