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zig gives invalid error for switch which should have type `noreturn` #635

andrewrk opened this Issue Nov 30, 2017 · 0 comments


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andrewrk commented Nov 30, 2017

fn foo() -> %i32 {
    return 1;

export fn entry() {
    const x = foo() %% |err| switch (err) {
        else => unreachable,

pub fn panic(msg: []const u8) -> noreturn { while (true) {} }
/home/andy/dev/zig/build/test.zig:6:21: error: incompatible types: 'void' and 'i32'
    const x = foo() %% |err| switch (err) {
/home/andy/dev/zig/build/test.zig:6:30: note: type 'void' here
    const x = foo() %% |err| switch (err) {
/home/andy/dev/zig/build/test.zig:6:21: note: type 'i32' here
    const x = foo() %% |err| switch (err) {

@andrewrk andrewrk added the bug label Nov 30, 2017

@andrewrk andrewrk added this to the 0.2.0 milestone Nov 30, 2017

@andrewrk andrewrk closed this in 716b0b8 Nov 30, 2017

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