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Date: 2002-02-06 (19:10)
From: David Brown <caml-list@d...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] syntax foo
On Wed, Feb 06, 2002 at 03:30:47PM +0000, Brian Rogoff wrote:

> Caml syntax is *not* why people like Caml. I'd go as far as to say that
> lots of people adopt it in spite of its flawed (though not awful, like
> Perl) syntax. To paraphrase American political soundbites, "It's the
> sematics, stupid!". (PS: No, I'm not calling you stupid.)

For myself, the Ocaml syntax is actually what won me over from SML.
Only later did I discover much of the other benefits of Ocaml.

Dave Brown
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