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digitalmars.D.bugs - [Issue 21466] New: Calling an enum value result in confusing error


          Issue ID: 21466
           Summary: Calling an enum value result in confusing error
                    message "No property X for type Y"
           Product: D
           Version: D2
          Hardware: All
                OS: All
            Status: NEW
          Keywords: diagnostic
          Severity: minor
          Priority: P1
         Component: dmd
          Assignee: nobody puremagic.com
          Reporter: pro.mathias.lang gmail.com

Reduced case:
enum Foo

void main ()
    auto z = Foo.a(STC.b);
parseme.d(9): Error: no property a for type int

This is quite confusing, as the error message doesn't actually tell what's
wrong (a is not callable).
This is reduced from a bigger error, where the actual code used a ternary and
was missing a bitwise OR (`|`), causing the line to be interpreted as a call.

Dec 10 2020