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From: Miles Egan <miles@c...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] printable digest strings
On Fri, May 04, 2001 at 01:27:36PM -0700, Chris Hecker wrote:
> map: ('a -> 'b) -> 'a type -> 'b type
> 
> so there's a certain amount of symmetry.  Since string is a builtin, there's no way to have a "float string" or whatever if your function is char -> float.  Is 'a array the right thing to return here, or 'a list?  Or is this a stupid irrelevant question?
> 

Well, list map is:
map : f:('a -> 'b) -> 'a list -> 'b list

So it's more of a 'a sequence -> 'b sequence function.

I don't think I've really gotten the hang of string manipulation in ocaml yet.

-- 
miles
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