[webkit-dev] Change to style guideline: should use type& instead of type* for out arguments

Ryosuke Niwa rniwa at webkit.org
Tue Oct 4 14:13:48 PDT 2011

On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 2:11 PM, Peter Kasting <pkasting at chromium.org> wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 2:06 PM, Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa at webkit.org> wrote:
>> In my understanding, we use pass by reference for out arguments when they
>> have to be modified in callees.
> I had not heard this.

As far as I know, this is the convention used in the majority of WebCore.

- Ryosuke
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