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From: Issac Trotts <ijtrotts@u...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Dynamically evaluating OCaml code
On Wed, Apr 07, 2004 at 11:05:24PM +0200, Basile Starynkevitch wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 07, 2004 at 06:47:30PM +0000, John Goerzen wrote:
> 
> > I am moving from Python to OCaml and one of the things I miss is
> > Python's eval() call.  It takes a string representing a bit of Python
> > source code, evaluates it, and returns the result.  I would like to be
> > able to do similar things with OCaml.
[...]
> However, for the beginner, the good answer (at least as given by Ocaml
> gurus here) to the usual "I want eval" request is simply "no you don't
> really need it"

That being so, how would you use OCaml as an extension language for a C
program?  

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Issac Trotts
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