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From: Alex Baretta <alex@b...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Wish List for Large Mutable Objects
David McClain wrote:

> With a language as rich and wonderful as OCaml, I really can't understand
> your hostility to useful additions to the language. If you don't want to
> play, you don't have to join my sandbox -- find another.
> 

The language is truly great, but that doesn't mean that all libraries 
we've ever dreamt of are actually available. I think your idea of 
windowed mmapped access to files would make an excellent library. Only, 
don't ask Xavier to do it.

Alex

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