Another stab at a "switch/case" construct (new proposal):

Dale Strickland-Clark dale at riverhall.NOTHANKS.co.uk
Sat Mar 30 15:09:27 CET 2002


"Chris Gonnerman" <chris.gonnerman at newcenturycomputers.net> wrote:

>
>Bingo.  Like I said before, "clearer code" is not good enough.  The
>advantage must be *overwhelming*, not just good.
>

Clearer code is one of the issues.

The other important issues are:

Speed of writing;
Ease of maintenance (clearer code);
Speed of Execution;
Doesn't break old code & libraries;
Feasability (compiler constraints);


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Dale Strickland-Clark
Riverhall Systems Ltd



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