(j3.2006) (SC22WG5.4632) [ukfortran] Comment on N1904 cont'd
Tue Mar 13 09:38:41 EDT 2012
On Mar 13 2012, Malcolm Cohen wrote:
>>It appears to me to be a good idea to enforce interoperable
>>type and type parameters for non-assumed-type dummy entities.
The more I think about it, the more I agree. I think, however, that
this is a reason NOT to constrain assumed-type more than strictly
> I feel reasonably confident that we can fix C1255 reliably and without
> doing damage to the rest of the standard. I am also reasonably confident
> that changing tack and "fixing" 15.3.5/6 will reliably be broken and
> cause further damage elsewhere in the standard.
I have been trying to get my head around this, and I am also concerned
about the combination of interoperability, polymorphism and allocatability/
pointer association. I agree that taking the hard line is best.
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