(j3.2006) Public Comment J32034
Wed Jul 16 19:09:28 EDT 2008
Jim Giles wrote:
> I didn't say BLOCK was a bad idea. I didn't oppose it in my public
> comment. I said in this thread that allowing declarations in all other
> block-structured constructs was a bad idea. I still think so.
I think most of J3 agrees with this sentiment.
In addition to the arguments already made, allowing declarations on all
blocks would be a bunch of work for implementers for a capability that
is already available.
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