[webkit-dev] [webkit-reviewers] usage of auto

Darin Adler darin at apple.com
Wed Jan 11 09:43:20 PST 2017

> On Jan 11, 2017, at 9:41 AM, Alexey Proskuryakov <ap at webkit.org> wrote:
> In a way, these are read-time assertions.

Exactly. A type name is a read-time assertion of the specific type that a variable has and “auto” is a read-time assertion that the type of the variable is the same as the type of the expression on the right.

— Darin

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