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From: Fergus Henderson <fjh@c...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] variant with tuple arg in pattern match?
On 06-Apr-2001, Xavier Leroy <Xavier.Leroy@inria.fr> wrote:
> 
> Frankly, I think there is no point in maintaining the illusion that
> datatype constructors are either nullary (constant) or unary.  The
> only efficient implementation model is N-ary constructors, so let's
> reflect this in the language.

Sounds good to me.  Now, for consistency, shouldn't you do the same
for function arguments? ;-)

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