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Subject: Re: [std-proposals] Template syntax to 'auto' parameters
From: Gašper Ažman (gasper.azman_at_[hidden])
Date: 2020-03-07 02:12:37


CTAD already does that since 20:

template <typename T>
struct foo {
   T x;
};
foo{5} //makes foo<int>

On Sat, Mar 7, 2020 at 5:36 AM Phil Bouchard via Std-Proposals <
std-proposals_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> Actually this could be extended for classes as well. Let's suppose:
>
> struct A
>
> {
>
> auto i; // uninitialized
>
> };
>
>
> Same as:
>
> template <typename T>
>
> struct A
>
> {
>
> T i;
>
> };
>
>
> On 3/1/20 11:46 PM, Phil Bouchard wrote:
>
> All good then!
> On 3/1/20 11:44 PM, language.lawyer_at_[hidden] wrote:
>
> On 02/03/2020 07:42, Phil Bouchard wrote:
>
> On 3/1/20 11:35 PM, language.lawyer_at_[hidden] wrote:
>
> Are you proposing to add
> http://eel.is/c++draft/dcl.decl#def:template,function,abbreviated ?
>
>
> Similarly but I'm not sure why we would need the concept of "concepts"...
> A simple 'auto' keyword should suffice.
>
>
> It is not necessary to use concepts:
>
> For a placeholder-type-specifier of the form auto, the invented parameter
> is an unconstrained type-parameter.
>
>
> On 02/03/2020 07:26, Phil Bouchard via Std-Proposals wrote:
>
> Supposed we have the following syntax:
>
> template <typename T, typename U>
>
> void foo(T t, U u)
>
> {
>
> }
>
>
> It could be simplified with:
>
> void foo(auto t, auto u)
>
> {
>
> }
>
>
> (Please include my email in your replies)
>
>
> Regards,
>
>
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>
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