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Swift 3 ObjectOriented Programming - Second Edition by Gastón C. Hillar

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Transforming values with setters and getters

We can define a property with a setter method that transforms the values that will be set as valid values for a related property. The getter method would just need to return the value of the related property to generate a property that will always have valid values even when it is initialized. This way, we can make sure that whenever we require the property value, we will retrieve a valid value.

The following code replaces the previously declared runningSpeedScore property declaration that worked with a property observer, specifically, a didSet method. In this case, the setter transforms the values lower than 0 to 0 and values higher than 50 to 50. The setter stores either the transformed or original ...

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