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  1. OMG Issue

IDL4CSP — Resolution for name clashes with the Discriminator property name is invalid

  • Key: IDL4CSP-6
  • Status: closed  
  • Source: Real-Time Innovations ( Mr. Fernando Garcia-Aranda)
  • Summary:

    The proposed conflict resolution rules for union members called Discriminator, which prepend an '@' in front of union member named Discriminator, are invalid. The '@' can only be applied to names that conflict with C# keywords (see

  • Reported: IDL4-CSHARP 1.0a1 — Tue, 15 Sep 2020 19:10 GMT
  • Disposition: Resolved — IDL4-CSHARP 1.0
  • Disposition Summary:

    Add conflict resolution rules for conflicts with identifiers that are not C# keywords

    Currently the specification only defines conflict resolution rules for names that conflict with C# keywords. This resolution introduces a rule to resolve conflicts with names that are not C# keywords.

    The resolution also provides a valid solution to resolve name clashes with the property representing the union discriminator that is consistent with the IDL4 to Java Language Mapping.

  • Updated: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 12:23 GMT