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[Caml-list] GC and file descriptors
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Date: 2003-11-17 (19:18)
From: skaller <skaller@o...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] GC and file descriptors
On Tue, 2003-11-18 at 01:19, Damien Doligez wrote:
> On Friday, November 14, 2003, at 03:57 PM, Christophe Raffalli wrote:

> In my opinion, doing it automatically would only encourage sloppy
> programming by hiding errors in a non-deterministic way.

Perhaps. But we *want* to encourage a closely related kind:
the lazy programmer. Lazy is good. It's what machines are *for*.

I do agree with you but the distinction is subtle.

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