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From: skaller <skaller@u...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Re: Tail-calls in C code (was: [ANN] The Missing Library)
On Mon, 2004-05-03 at 21:32, Wolfgang Lux wrote:

>    http://www.cs.mu.oz.au/mercury/information/papers/mercury_to_c.ps.gz

Curiously the basic continuation passing
model is given as (casts elided):

	while(fp) fp = (*fp)();

Here's the eqivalent Felix driver loop:

	while(p) p = p->resume();

where the continuation is a class object,
rather than a function pointer. 

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