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From: james woodyatt <jhw@w...>
Subject: [Caml-list] why is there an function?

I'm tempted to use the function for its intended purpose, but I'm 
a little confused about why the function even exists.

What is so special about object values that they need to have a unique 
identifier, when all the other distinguished value types don't have 
such a quality?  I looked through the documentation about interfacing 
Caml with C, and I didn't see any indication that the object identifier 
is visible in the C interface.

j h woodyatt <>

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