Re: new or shared strings
- "Alexander Kogtenkov" <kwaxer@...> wrote
> Emmanuel STAPF wrote:
> > What were are really looking for is some kind of immutable string so
> > that we could use the `=' in the post-condition and be sure no one is
> > going to change the returned value.
> C++ solves this problem by adding a keyword "const". This way one
> cannot call a feature on the const object if this feature can modify the
> object (the non-modifying features are also marked with const).
This may not be the best forum for discussing an open-ended problem like
immutable Eiffel objects. Would anyone like to pick this up with me over
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