I believe having both is indeed quite useful as Egon has already pointed out.
Until a class has not been inspected, you do not know, if it thread-safe or
not. After inspecting, it gets one of the tags. Even if it is only for
internal bookeeping and not mainly for the end-user, it is still useful.
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