[webkit-dev] 'final' class specifier and 'final' method specifier

Konstantin Tokarev annulen at yandex.ru
Wed Dec 19 11:58:54 PST 2018

19.12.2018, 21:02, "Darin Adler" <darin at apple.com>:
>>  On Dec 19, 2018, at 1:52 AM, Fujii Hironori <fujii.hironori at gmail.com> wrote:
>>  I'd like to change this because 'final' doesn't necessarily imply
>>  'override'. See the following stackoverflow:
>>  https://stackoverflow.com/questions/29412412/does-final-imply-override
> I’d be happy to require both final and override if there was any benefit to doing so.
> I read it fairly carefully, and I don’t think it says anything meaningful for us. Maybe we can find a real example in WebKit code where there’s a “final” and if we added “override”, it would have caught a mistake that “final” won’t catch?

Adding override to method which already has final specifier doesn't affect anything,
because both final and override may ony be used on virtual methods

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