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From: Sven LUTHER <luther@d...>
Subject: Re: When functional languages can be accepted by industry?
On Tue, Apr 18, 2000 at 03:49:23AM +1000, John Max Skaller wrote:
> 	No doubt the compiler I'm writing in Ocaml will be fast enough.
> But there is no way CAML will compete with the C++ code the compiler
> generates.
> [At least not the way the CAML bytecode interpreter is written]

Bytecode, ...

what about the native code compiler ? 

If you are comparing Ocaml to C++, at least use similar stuff. Or else you
should compare to bytecode java, or interpreted C++ (if such a thing exists).

Friendly,

Svne LUTHER