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25 votes

What are the pitfalls of indirect implicit casting?

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Why are expressions in languages so prone to integer overflow?

14 votes

Why do keywords have to be reserved words?

13 votes

Why do some PL choose to have a dedicated keyword for elseif instead of like in C?

12 votes
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What alternatives are there for C++ operator overloading syntax?

11 votes

What are pros/cons of ternary conditional operators?

9 votes

What are some options for syntax for async/await?

9 votes

How should programming languages handle updates to Unicode?

9 votes

Why can many languages' futures not be canceled?

8 votes

Why target an existing VM?

8 votes

Should my language distinguish between single- and double-quoted literals?

8 votes

What are the disadvantages of this far-fetched idea: All integers can be treated as boolean arrays?

7 votes

What are the pros and cons of dynamic scoping?

7 votes

What are some syntax options for describing generic ("templated") types?

7 votes

How can single-item tuples be disambiguated from the grouping operator?

6 votes

What are common options for lambda function syntax?

5 votes

What limitations are there to adding timing functions to a standard library?

4 votes

What are the advantages of having a set number of fixed sized integers versus defining the exact number of bits in every integer?

4 votes

Why does Rust have an infinite loop construct?

4 votes

What are some syntax options for describing generic ("templated") types?

3 votes

What are the alternatives to classic ad hoc function overloading?

3 votes

What are the advantages of conditional statements having their own scope?

2 votes

What are the advantages of conditional statements having their own scope?

2 votes

What is the purpose of requiring class-based programming?

1 vote

How can single-item tuples be disambiguated from the grouping operator?