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Date: 2004-09-10 (23:48)
From: brogoff <brogoff@s...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Gripes with array
On Thu, 9 Sep 2004, Jon Harrop wrote:
> I'm increasingly finding the outrageously finite size limit of arrays to be a
> pain. In particular, I'm peeved that the size limit is itself a function of
> the type which, therefore, makes writing polymorphic functions over arrays
> nay-on impossible (e.g. to make an array of maximum-sized arrays).

I'm surprised that there were no comments on this. Since the distinction for
floats is a performance hack, wouldn't it make more sense to just have a
separate module for fast float arrays?

-- Brian

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