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September 25, 2012
Should this be flagged as a warning?
I just found a bug in my code that showed up in this fragment:

    match(ts, TokenType.OpenParen);
    ie.type == parseType(ts);

Obviously I meant

    ie.type = parseType(ts);

but wrote == because I'm an idiot. If parseType wasn't a function
with side effects, -w would have flagged it as an expression with
no effect. But the comparison still has no side effects. Thoughts?


p.s. as a side note, I think this is the first time I've had a bug
from writing == where I meant = instead of the other way around!
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