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From: Remi Vanicat <remi.vanicat@l...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] OCaml internal pretty-printing
"J.B. Domelevo" <j.domelevo@free.fr> writes:

> I can't get any information about how Ocaml handles the pretty-printing of basic
> values as lists or arrays. For instance :
>
> let rec l = 0 :: l ;;
>
> which builds an infinite list of zeros, is print until a certain point, and then
> the interactive OCaml ends with "..."
> The same occurs, of course, when Ocaml is given 'l;;'
> Anyone knowing how the internal pretty-printer can be tuned or even turned on
> and off ?

You should look to the Format module of the stdlib. Pretty printing is
done with it.

-- 
Rémi Vanicat

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