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Date: 2002-10-23 (07:04)
From: Alessandro Baretta <alex@b...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Error during partial linking

Dmitry Bely wrote:
> Alain Frisch <> writes:
>>In which cases would we need -nostd ?  The only harm an "open" statement
>>can do is to hide previous definitions, but if it is inserted
>>automatically at the beginning, what's the problem ?
> I meant programmers should manually add "open Std" to the existing sources
> using a text editor. I would prefer no auto open of Std (old C++ habits
> :-)), buf of course I can live with it. BTW, if you think "-nostd" is not
> necessary, why we have "-nopervasives" option?
> - Dmitry Bely

The -nostd should be implicit with -nopervasives. You do not 
want to open a module that is not linked (compile time 
error). So, if you do not want Pervasives, you do not want 
an "open Std".


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