Could have sworn I’d linked to this before. But I guess not. It’s well worth reading. Reactive Cocoa in Swift. The biggest issue right now is that Swift can’t see macros in ObjC/C. Given some of the problems that introduces I’ll hold off until things get more mature. The linked article goes through workarounds but it’d be nice to have a Swift interface done for you. There’s at least one being worked on. An other post discussing Reactive Cocoa in Swift is here. For those just curious about Reactive programming this is a good defense.
- 54There were some big changes to Swift this week. The most surprisingly controversial one was the adding of “exceptions.” I put those in quotes because they are quite unlike traditional exceptions in C++, C#, Java or Python even though I’ve called them Pythonesque at times.[1. I think I called them…
- 43Nick Lockwood has one of the best discussions of Swift exceptions I’ve found both in terms of design, problems and benefits.